Imphal: The All Manipur Muslims Organizations Coordinating Committee (AMMOCOC) on Monday organised a reception function for Professor Dr. Raheijuddin Sheikh (Oja Shamu) at its Head office, Hafiz Hatta.
Dr. Raheijuddin Sheikh (Oja Shamu) was recently appointed as Principal, D M College of Science via Government order dated 24th November 2020.
President of AMMOCOC, SM Jalal in his presidential address emphasised the significant contributions of Professor Dr. Raheijuddin Sheikh who has been rendering valuable services for the welfare of the society as an academician. He also appreciated the present Government for posting a young, energetic and dynamic academician as Principal of a premier institute and expressed deep concerns for offering such a prestigious position to all eligible and qualified candidates from amongst various ethnic communities in Manipur without
any discrimination of caste, creed and religion.
Social Activist Sitara Begum in her speech also stated that Dr. Raheijuddin Sheikh has rendered his valuable services for the upliftment of the educational, social and economic status of the minority women when he was serving as the Secretary to Manipur State Minorities Commission during 2008 to 2012 in addition to his normal duties of teaching at D. M. College of Science.
She also expressed that Dr. Sheikh is a multifaceted person, a renowned academician, literary and social activist, theatre personality, lyricist and writer, is a symbol of peace and unity among diversity.