Asian College of Science and Commerce has celebrated the National Educational Day in Remeberance Birh Anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on 11th November 2021.The program was chaired by Principal Dr. Shivajirao Kakade. Vice President of the program, Deputy Principal Shruti Rege. The keynote speakers were professor Amrit patil and Professor Prajakta Kulkarni.
Introduction of program:-
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Jayanti has celebrated today on 11 November 2021 at Asian College of Science and Commerce dhayari Pune 41, run by Asian Academy of Education and Research Pune. The program started with the lighting of lamps. College president Anita Sapte, Vice president Anand Sapte, Secretary Anil Sapte as well as teachers, non-teaching staff and students were present on this occasion.
The program was moderated by: Professor Mrudula Solapurkar.She did anchoring of whole program.
Professor Ujwala Bhor gave a brief introduction of the program.
Keynote Speaker Professor Amrit Patil:
Professor Amrit Patil gave detailed information about the life of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad .They informed about the contribution of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad in the freedom struggle. He was also a renowned scholar and poet. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was well versed in many languages, was an Indian independence activist, Islamic theologian, writer and a senior leader of the Indian National Congress.
Keynote Speaker Professor Prajakta Kulkarni:
Professor Prajakta Kulkarni gave detailed information about the life of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. She shared thoughts about the educational work of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Every year November 11 is celebrated as National Education Day, which commemorates the birth anniversary of independent India first education minister, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. In 2008, the ministry of human resource development decided to celebrate Azad’s birthday as National Education Day.
President of the program Principal Dr. Shivajirao Kakade gave valuable guidance and expressed their thoughts how the ministry established the first Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in 1951 and the University Grants Commission (UGC) in 1953. Azad was the leader of the Khilafat movement from 1919-1924, during which he met Mahatma Gandhi.
In the end of program Professor Anita Shinde thanked all students who were present in seminar hall for this programme, she also thanked all speakers. Thus the program passed with lots of guidance and motivational information to encourage all students and listeners.
Thus the event passed with enthusiasm. The event was also planned online so that all the students could attend the event. The event was well received by all the students.