Tuesday, February 26th, 2013
Kancheepuram: February 17, The Popular Front Day was celebrated with Unity March and Public meet at Kanchipuram District.The program was inaugurated by Mohamed Ismail, Member of National executive council, Popular Front of India.
Unity March, a mass rally with a slogan “Let us Unite together for People’s right”, which started on 3 pm from Gandhi Road,Tambaram and concluded at the Public meet venue near Shanmugam Road,Tambaram. Later a public meet was also held witnessed large turnout of masses.
Public meet was presided by M.Sheik Mohamed Ansari, State Vice President of Popular Front of India while Nagore Meeran, Chennai District President delivered welcome address.
Special keynote address on the subject “The Popular Front Day – Organisation’s foundation Day” was delivered by M.Mohamed Ismail, Member,NEC and A.Halid, State General Secretary,Popular Front of India.
Various resolutions including, To ensure positive communal discrimination in education and employment, especially reservation for the muslims, one of the Socially Educationally Economically most Backward community, To ensure the safety of Srilankan Fishermen, To regulate Censor board to function in socially responsible manner and to ensure Unity, Integrity and harmony in order to preserve our Unity in Diversity culture. To restore WAKF land from illegal encroachment and utilize it in an effective way beneficial to the muslims to alleviate their backwardness, etc.
H.Ahmed Mohideen, Kanchipuram District President read out and passed the unanimous resolutions and finally with his vote of thanks the program concluded.
Similar programs like Flag hoisting ceremony on The Popular front day held accross the state at various places including disctrict headquarters.