Condolences from AMU VC
ALIGARH: The Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Lt. Gen. Zameer Uddin Shah has expressed deep sense of grief on the sad demise of Mrs. Hameeda Salim, 93, a noted author and sister of Asrarul Haq Majaz, poet who conceived the AMU Tarana. She was also an aunt of noted lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar.
Mrs. Hameeda Salim, who took her last on Sunday, was amongst the first female post graduates of the AMU and also served the University as teacher for a short period. She had written several books including the Shorish-e-Dauran, Ham Saath Thhe, Parchhaiyon Ke Ujale and Hardam Rawan Hai Zindagi.
Vice Chancellor, Gen Shah has sent condolences to the bereaved family members of Mrs. Salim and prayed for an elevated place in heavens for the departed soul.