By Saif Alam Sidsiqui
Dammam/Khobar: Syed Rashique Ahmad is a name not apart from welfare, his name is infact associated with welfare Mr. Ahmad spent more than 36 years in the Kingdom and will be leaving Saudi Arabia shortly, to offer him salutation a farewell Dinner get-together party was organized by Bihar Anjuman Dammam-Khobar Chapter at TAYA Restaurant – Khobar on 1st of January, he is also serving a Convener of the chapter
During his stay in the Kingdom his social works are really commendable. His social achievements includes arranging financial support for education of poor students to avoid their drop outs from the school, helping seriously sick people of community, making arrangement for marriage of poor girls and many other philanthropic activities for the poor and downtrodden families back home in India.
Many distinguished personalities of the province was present in the occasion, they highlighted Mr. Rashique Ahmad Sb contributions in community welfare initiative and motivated the younger generations to lead the initiative after him. The dignitaries endorsed and appreciated his contributions in the field of educational and social development of the downtrodden community back in India. All the guests prayed for his good health and wished him healthy and happy life.
Prominent among those, who was present in the occasion are Mr. Mirza Zaheer Baig – President of Hyderabad Association, Mr. Abdul Waris –Chairman International Indian School-Dammam, Mr. Farooq Patel-Bhatkal Association; Dr. Wajahat Farooqui of Sir Syed Mission, Shameem Jaipuri Memorial Society, Mr. Minhaj Khan and Zulfiqar Adeeb – President and Secretary, Telangana Association, respectively, Mr. Khaled Nusir, Mr. Rizwanullah Khan and Mr. Seraj Khan of SEWA – Dammam. Apart from these several other dignitaries from Dammam, Khobar and Jubail was also present. Mr. Shabbir Ahmad and Mr. Shoukat Hussain joined the committee of the chapter and was welcomed by the team. Iqtedar Ahmed, ACM(Advisory Committee Member) welcomed the guests and Jawed Ahmed thanked the guests. Other ACMs of the chapter who played vital role in making the occasion successful and arranging the party were, Ghulam Rabbani, Jawed Ahmed, Mohamed Zeyauddin Khan, Kazim Nazer, Waqar Ahmed, Razaul Islam, Waseeem Azam and Haseen Raza Khan.
Syed Rashique Ahmad was presented by souvenir and flower bouquet by ACMs of Bihar Anjuman-Dammam Khobar Chapter for his contributions, as being the Convener and Moderator of the DK chapter of Bihar Anjuman KSA. A “Shawl” and ‘Bouquet” was also presented by Mr. Minhaj Khan and Mr. Zulfiqar Adeeb on behalf of Telangana Association.
Lastly, in his farewell speech Syed Rashique Ahmad, thanked BA-DK Chapter ACMs for organizing memorable Dinner Party in his honor and also thanked for the support he got from different social Organizations and Forums of the Eastern province in accomplishing his social activities. He named Hyderabad Association, Telangana Association especially and wished for more success and achieving more heights for BA-DK Chapter. Finally he announced the nomination of Mr. Shakeel Hashemi as Convener for DK-Chapter.
All were emotional to say good bye to the welfare personality and wished him all the best in future, finally the Farewell party was concluded with the delicious food of TAYA Restaurant.