Hyderabad: Mr. Zahid Ali Khan, Editor of Siasat Urdu Daily paid rich tributes to the services rendered by late Hakeem Syed Ghousuddin, former Advisor (Unani) and noted journalist, late Mr. Faiz Mohammed Asgar on their sad demise recently.
He was addressing a condolence meeting organized by Siasat Urdu Daily on Tuesday, 12th February at Golden Jubilee Hall, Siasat Urdu Daily Office Complex. Continuing his speech, Mr. Zahid Ali Khan told that these two persons were the companions of Siasat. They were ready all the time to extend their cooperation for the welfare activities of Siasat.
Paying rich tribute to the services of Hakeem Syed Ghousuddin, Mr. Zahid Ali Khan told that when less admissions were made in BUMS course of Nizamia Tibbi College and Dr. Abdul Haq Unani Tibbi College, Kurnool, it was Hakeem Syed Ghousuddin who came forward with a plan to prepare candidates for the entrance test of BUMS. He also procured historical documents of the ancestors of Mr. Zahid Ali Khan highlighting their good deeds and prepared a documentary.
Mr. Zahid Ali Khan suggested that instead of organizing condolence meeting for such persons, we should pray to Allah (SWT) to forgive them.
Dr. A.A. Khan, President, Unani Medical Officers’ Union in his address highlighted the efforts Hakeem Syed Ghousuddin made for the development of Unani Medicine.
Dr. Abul Hasan Ashraf, member, Central Council of Indian Medicine made a reference to the meetings and conferences which Hakeem Syed Ghousuddin had organized. He also told that late Mr. Faiz Mohammed Asgar had personal relations with his father late Hakeem Ahmed Ashraf and his brother.
Mr. Riyaz Ahmed, Secretary, Telangana Union of Working Journalists made a reference to the cordial behavior of the two deceased persons.
Mr. Muqtadi Baba, Mr. Masood Wakeel Qureshi, Mr. Ibrahim Jeelani, Mr. Saadullah Khan Sohail, Dr. Khaja Badaruddin, President, Unani Tibbi Conference, Dr. Rafi Haider Shakeeb, President, Unani Medical Association also addressed the condolence meeting and paid rich tributes to the deceased persons.
Present in the meeting were Dr. Abbas Khan, Mr. Iftekhar Husain, Secretary Faiz-e-Aam Trust, Dr. Mujeeb Khan, Dr. Saleem Khan, Dr. Haider Yemeni, Mr. Ahmed Siddiqui Mukesh and others.
Mr. Abdullah Khan recited Quranic verses. Mr. M A Hameed conducted the meeting whereas Mr. Syed Khalid Mohiuddin Asad proposed vote of thanks.