Jabalpur chapter of the Students Islamic Organisation of India organised a Grand Students Convention in which students from various schools, colleges and universities were present in huge numbers.
National President of SIO, Ashfaq Ahmed Shareef presided over the convention. He spoke on the various issues faced by our country such as educational backwardness, social injustice, disparity of wealth, corruption, lack of moral conduct among students and youth and the failure of our educational system in inculcating these values. He said that the biggest threat to our society in today’s time is communalism. He stressed on the importance of communal harmony, tolerance and unity which are the building blocks of a plural society. He urged the students to play a constructive role in the society.