Shabnam Khatun has been felicitated as the best athlete of the Maulana Azad National Urdu University by Vice Chancellor Prof. Syed Ainul Hasan at a ceremony ‘Jashan Baharan’ in which young achievers were honoured.
Prof Hasan congratulated Shabnam Khatun for her outstanding performance in the sports competitions held recently.
Shabnam Khatun is a 3rd year B Tech student who won first place in 100 and 200 meters races. Apart from this, she won the first prize in weightlifting by lifting 90 kg in the 50 kg category. She was also the captain of the School of Technology kabaddi team which won the title in the inter-school competitions.
The VC praised Shabnam Khatun's protests and said that the university would provide special coaching for girls.
He congratulated Dr. A. Kaleemullah, Deputy Director of Sports for the successful organization of sports competitions. Prof. Abdul Azim, Proctor and Chairman of the Sports Committee said that prominent badminton coach Zia-ul-Rehman has been hired in Manu. While famous football coach Muzaffar Ali is already associated with the university. Professor Syed Aleem Ashraf Jaisi, Dean of Student Welfare presented the bouquet to the Vice Chancellor and thanked him for his patronage and support in the successful organization of Jashan Baharan.
Prof. Ishtiaq Ahmed, Registrar, Dr. Zair Hussain, Controller of Examinations, Prof. Abdul Sami Siddiqui, Dr. Muhammad Yusuf Khan, Dr. Waqar Al-Nasai, Dr. Jameel Ahmadshad, Dr. Badiuddin Ahmed were also present on this occasion.