Bangla Hunt Desk: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the chief guest at the centenary celebrations of Aligarh Muslim University today. He will take part in this event online today. Along with Prime Minister Modi, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will also take part in the event. After 56 long years, no Prime Minister of the country is going to address the AMU function.
Let me inform you that in 1974, the then Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri went to AMU. Lal Bahadur Shastri addressed the convocation of AMU that day. Before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech, the AMU has made preparations. According to an official statement from Aligarh Muslim University, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also issued a special postage stamp to commemorate this historic occasion.
According to a statement issued by the university spokesperson, the event will be held from 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Then Vice Chancellor Tariq Mansoor will deliver the speech. Then Ali Mohammad Naqvi, Director of Syed Academy, will present the realities of the 100th anniversary of Naqvi University.
After that, AMU College Principal Professor Naima Khatun will talk about AMU's involvement in women's education. Then the chancellor of the school will present his statement. Then Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will address the function. After the Education Minister, the Prime Minister will issue a postage stamp on the occasion of AMU's 100th anniversary and deliver his speech.
After accepting the invitation of the university on behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Vice Chancellor of AMU thanked him. AMU Vice-Chancellor Tariq Mansoor said the Aligarh Muslim University authorities thanked the Prime Minister for attending this historic moment of the university.