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PFI announces award for Outstanding Contribution to Society

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Imphal, Aug. 24

Popular Front of India has announced an award to be given every two years for outstanding contribution to society. The award is instituted in memory of late Syed Shahabuddin who was a leading politician, Member of Parliament, diplomat, community leader, thinker, columnist, editor and writer. This award will be given to a prominent Indian citizen, institution or organisation which has a record of outstanding contribution to society in any service field.  

The award constitutes an amount of Rs. 100000 (Rupees One Lakh only) along with a certificate of recognition and appreciation.   The first award will be for the period 2018-2019.  It will distribute at a public function in this year.  

A jury is constituted to select the recipient of the award with Moulana Muhammad Wali Rahmani (General Secretary, AIMPLB) as chairman and Dr. Zafarul  Islam Khan (Chairman, Delhi State Minority Commission), Ms Parveen Amanullah (Ex Bihar State Minister, Daughter of Syed Shahabuddin) Mr. Ravi Nair  (Director, SAHRDC),  Prof P Koya (General Secretary, NCHRO), Dr  Haseena Hashia (Professor, Jamia Millia Islamia), Abdul Wahid Sait (Secretary, Popular Front of India) and E M Abdul Rahiman (Convener)

The PFI invites nominations from public to help the jury in selection process. The suggested names along with their short profile should be sent in following e-mail on or before 15 Sept 2019: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Pinky Salam

Pinky Salam, a young and enthusiastic Reporter  is working with Imphal Times since 2018. Apart from being a reporter, he is a musician and plays Guitar in his spare time. Pinky is a resident of Sagolband Salam Maning Leikai, Imphal and lives with his parents. He can be reached at [email protected]

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