Hyderabad: Maulana Azad National Urdu University is organizing 15 days celebrations “Yad Karo Kurbani (Freedom Fortnight)” in connection with 70th Independence Day. The celebrations will continue until 23 August. The activity, being organised in accordance to directions received from University Grants Commission, aims to create awareness among the students about the sacrifices rendered during Freedom Struggle.
According to Dr. Mohammed Fariyad, Coordinator, NSS, Competition of painting greeting cards for Army Jawans at border will be conducted on August 12. “Freedom Run” from University Health Centre to Main Gate will be organized on 15th August, 8.00 a.m. Slogan Writing competition in Urdu, English and Hindi languages will be held on 17th August, whereas essay writing competition on August 18. Patriotic songs competitions will be held on 19th August. The lecture by an eminent personality will be organized on 22nd August and there will be a mass recitation of National Anthem by students on August 23. These competitions will be organized in various auditoriums of the University. Except “Freedom Run” all programmes will be held at 3.30 p.m.