Shafiq Ahmad Ansari remembered on his birth anniversary
Najibabd (UP): Prominent social activists, scholars, dignitaries and people of different faiths gathered here to pay homage to late Shafiq Ahmad Ansari, former president of UP Momin Conference on his 84th birth anniversary.
To highlight his contribution to the community and weaker section of the society, a seminar was organized on 18th September 2010 at Qasmia Inter College in Najibabad.
The speakers at the Conference expressed the need to introduce the new generation to the legacy of the late activist so that it can adopt his way to serve the humanity.
One of the speakers, Mr. Harpal Singh, former DGC, Bijnor, talked about different aspects of Mr. Ansari’s personality.
“Shafiq sahab had a dauntless character with a metal to fight injustice. He was very kind hearted. He worked throughout his life for the good of the poor, downtrodden, needy and the underprivileged” he said.
On the occasion Tasleem Ahmad, Chairman, Municipal Board, Najibabad, informed the audience that a road will be named after late Shafiq Ahmad Ansari.
The seminar was organized by Shafiq Ahmad Ansari Memorial Trust.