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VP Confers Lifetime Achievement Award on Saiyid Hamid

New Delhi: The Vice President of India Hamid Ansari conferred "Sir Ross Masood Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Leadership, Education, Community and Public Service-2014" to Saiyid Hamid,  Chancellor of Jamia Hamdard and former Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University at a function here on 1 October.

 The Vice President presented a Citation for Award and an award cheque to Shri Hamid. Speaking  after conferring the award, Hamid Ansari said that AMU Alumni Associations have been functional worldwide and he himself launched the UAE chapter of AMU Alumini Association. He said that Saiyid  Hamid has played a very important and significant role for many decades in the field of education and it is of very much importance that AMU Association Inc New York (AAANY) has unanimously selected him to honour.

The award has been established by AAANY with the objective of making a  modest contribution by recognizing truly outstanding individuals during their lifetimes, who are selflessly dedicated their lives as leaders and educators, and in the service of the community and public at large. (Report by India Education Bureau)

This article appeared in The Milli Gazette print issue of 16-31 October 2014 on page no. 13

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