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SIO Gujarat’s Summer Islamic Camp at Chitrawad – learning with fun!

SIO Gujarat's Summer Islamic Camp at Chitrawad

SIO Gujarat organised Summer Islamic Camp (SIC) from 29th April to 3rd May 2013 at Chitrawad (Junagadh) for Islamic Friends Circle (IFC). Students from various districts of Gujarat participated. Participants enjoyed picnic, outing and also learnt fundamental teachings of Islam during their stay. They visited Geer to beat the heat and also visited Gir Century, Quraish Baug (which has all kinds of plants from all over India), Science Museum, Sukker Baug Zoo (which is the first zoo of India). During their stay in Chitrawad, they took lessons on Quran, Hadith, fundamentals of Islam, Life of Prophet Mohammad (S), Life of …

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SIO Gujarat’s delegation meets Congress Pradesh Pramukh

SIO Gujarat’s delegation meets Congress Pradesh Pramukh

A delegation of SIO Gujarat under the leadership of Br. Ashfaque Ahmed Shareef (National President of SIO) today met Shri Arjun Modvadia, Pradesh Pramukh of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Samiti, and handed over memorandum for immediate implementation of the minority scholarship program. Delegation included Br.Vaseef Hussain (Zonal President), Br.Faruq Ahmed (Zonal Secretary) and Br.Rashid Hussain (Joint Secretary) It is to be noted that the Gujarat government has put bar on Pre-metric Scholarship program which was implemented by the Central Government of India. SIO had strongly protested and challenged the government’s decision after which the High Court had given the decision that …

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SIO’s National President addresses Press conference in Gujarat

National President SIO at Gujrat

National President of the Students Islamic Organization of India, Br.Ashfaq Ahmed Shareef addressed a Press conference in Gujarat on 12th April 13, 2013. He was on an organizational visit of Gujarat zone. Addressing the press conference, he said that today’s educational system has become absolutely materialistic and career-oriented. He urged the student community to join hands with SIO in order to redefine the educational system. He also raised grave concerns on the decline of moral values in our society. Quoting the recent incident of Delhi Rape case, he said that when the entire nation was protesting against the rape and …

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SIO Gujarat observes Study Week

SIO Gujarat Zone Study Week

Students Islamic Organisation of India, Gujarat Zone observed Study Week from 25th Feb to 3rd March 2013. During the week, Rakhial, Juhapura, Modasa and Baroda units organized Study circles for collective reading of literature as per Markaz’s directive. Book review competition was held at Ahmedabad. Book review of Muqadma Tafhimul Quran was done. Cadre from Rakhial Unit, Juhapura Unit, and Baroda circle participated. Br. Javed Shaikh (UP Rakhial unit) stood first in the competition. He was awarded a trophy and book set. All the participants were gifted with book sets. Similarly, Book review competition of Mukadma Tafhimul was held at …

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Local leaders camp organized by SIO Gujarat


Local Organisers and Local Presidents (LO-LPs) Camp was organized on 23, 24 February, 2013 on the theme “Apna Muqam Paida kar” (Discover yourself) at SIO Gujarat Zonal office, Karishma Complex, Juhapura, Ahmedabad, The purpose of the camp was to explain policy and program of SIO of the term 2013-14. The program started with ‘Lesson from Quran’ by Dr. Shakil Ahmed (Zonal Patron, SIO Gujarat). After this, video lecture of Br. Ashfaq Ahmed (President, SIO of India) was screened which explains the SIO’s policy for the term 2013-14. This was followed by SIO Gujarat’s program explanation by Br. Vaseef Hussain (Zonal …

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Students Festival organised by SIO Gujrat


A grand students festival was organized on the 21st October at Nootan Bharti High School, Ahmedabad and on 7th November at Radiance English Medium School, Modasa. This is the first time in the history of SIO that 7 Non Muslim Management school was the part of the SIO student festival in Gujarat.  Off stage activity which includes Essay writing, Story writing, poem writing, maths quiz, drawing competition, memory test, English Antakshari and 4 on stage activity which includes Drama, Mono Act, Elocution, and extempore competition. Total 207 students at Modasa and 150 students participated in the program.  At the end …

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Education Policy of Gujarat reviewed by Educationists at an SIO Gathering


The Gujarat zone of the Students Islamic Organisation of India(SIO)conducted a day long program on Sunday, the 2nd September for critically reviewing the Education Policy of Gujarat at the Gujarat Vidyapith campus in Ahmedabad. The program was attended by noted educationists and activists including Sharique Ansar – National Secretary of SIO, Prof.J.S.Bandukwala of PUCL, Prof.Rohit Shukla of Abhidrashti, Abdul Latif Sheth – Education Secretary of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Gujarat,  Chandu Meharia of Dalit Adhikar,Abdurrahim Shaikh the retired professor from Navgujarat College, Gulab Khan Rauma the educational activist from Patan, Khalique Ahmed the principal correspondent of the Indian Express Publication and Dr.Iftikhar …

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Local Presidents’ and Local Organizers’ camp | SIO Gujarat


On 28-29 January, 2012 Local Organisers and Local President (LOLPS) Camp was organized at SIO Rakhial Unit, Lokhandwala’s chawl, Rakhial, Ahmedabad. The purpose for organizing this camp was to explain policy for 2011-12 and program for 2012. The program was started with ‘lesson from Quran’ which was given by Shakil Ahmed Rajput (Rukn, JIH Guj.). Then after, SIO Gujarat program 2012 was explain by Kalim Ansari (President, SIO Guj.), Dr. Farooque Ahmed Memon (Secretary, SIO Guj.), and Vaseef Husain Shaikh (Member, ZAC, Guj.). Jb. Saiyed Arif Ali (Secretary, SIO of India) explained the policy and gave his speech on different …

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“We the Students, We the Leaders…” Historical Students Conference | SIO Gujrat

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Ahmadabad: Hundreds of students walked out of a day long students conference organised by the Gujarat Zone of the Students Islamic Organisation of India (SIO), with a determination to re-orient their career and life. The Conference was organised on 27th November 2011 at Ahmedabad’s Gandhi Hall, Juhapura with a view to instill new purpose of education and life in the students community. In a prelude of the Conference SIO had reached more than 5000 students directly in the form of motivational lectures at various schools, coaching classes and residential zones in Ahmedabad. The fortnight long mass contact program of SIO …

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Activists lambast State Govt. for apathy shown towards Minority Scholarship Schemes:SIO Gujrat


Ahmedabad 10/04/2011: A convention of prominent activists in the field of education today lambasted the state government for failing to implement the Central Government Sponsored Minority Schemes thus depriving 50,000 beneficiaries since 2007-08 the year of inception of the schemes. The meeting was jointly convened by the Students Islamic Organisation of India, Gujarat Zone & Federation of Muslim Educational Institutions of India, Gujarat Chapter The participants were also critical of the Central Government for not pushing the State Government to discharge its duty. The participants felt that the Central Government was well aware of the ill intentions of the State …

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