Noor Ul Hasan Andrabi
JKTF Zone Sogam Lolab organised an extraordinary farewell function in honour of ZEPO Sogam Mr. Mohammad Sultan Khatana who met his retirement on 31/10/2020. The function was attended by hundreds of the teachers of Zone Sogam.Worthy CEO Kupwara Mr. Ab. Hamid Fani was the Chief Guest on the Occasion. Besides ZEPO’s, ZEO’s, Principals & other officers of Education department State & District leadership of Jammu and Kashmir Teachers forum attended the function. Every speaker of the function hailed the qualities & the character of Mr. Mohammad Sultan Khatana for his teacher friendly approach, punctuality, dedication, honesty & his great contribution towards the progress & development of Educational Zone Sogam.
The function begins with the recitation of the Holy Quran and performed by Mufti Gh Mohammad and then Naat-i-Nabi(SAW) was performed by Dr Aasif Ahmad.
“We can never forget his efforts made by him during the period.Such officers can be seen in low numbers.His dedication,punctuality and character was outstanding and he was doing his professional job in a smooth way”said Vice Provinsial President JKTF Mr. Mohammad Akber Dar
“Mr Mohd Sultan Khatana will remain “Sultan” always as he has done his service in a way as people as well as teachers related to this zone are feeling very distrust over his retirement.We can never forget his contribution towards the education sector” said “Mohd Shafi former ZEO Sogam in the event
“I’ve no words to describe his role as an officer of Education department, He was the man of principles,Man of Character.How I can express my feeling related with him” said District President JKTF Kupwara Mr. Muneer Ahmad Khan on the occasion.
CEO Kupwara Ab Hamid Fani said on the occasion that”Istly i congratulate Mr. Mohd Sultan Khatana for his superannuation on 31/10/20.He was very hardworking man and he has done such deeds in his life which will increase day by day instead of fading away.He worked tirelessly during the period of six years” he added.
Talking with Inside Kashmir,Publicity Secretary Bilal Masoodi said that,”On behalf of the JKTF Zone Sogam we congratulate Mr Khatana Sahab on his retirement.At one side we are feeling happy as our honest,dedicated ZEPO Sogam Mr Mohd Sultan Khatana is going retire in a smooth way but at the other end we will miss him badly.Such type of Officers like Khatana Sahab can be seen in less numbers.I’m short of words as I can say. From 2014 to till now,his contribution towards the education sector will be remembered always and we and people can never forget his role”.
While interacting with the Inside Kashmir ZEPO Sogam Mr Mohd Sultan Khatana said that,”I’m feeling so happy as I’m getting off in a style.I can never forget People of Lolab especially JKTF Zone Sogam.I worked six years here but the love and sincerity that I found here in Zone Sogam is unmatched anywhere else”.I thank all my JKTF Zone Sogam teachers for giving me this prestigious farewell party” he said
Dice in charge formalities was done by teacher Mr. Mohammad Ashraf pirzada . From Shatmuqam lolab and the officer’s appreciated him for his talented role as dice in charge.
Mr Azad Ahmad Wani President JKTF Zone Sogam Azad Ahmad said that”he is personally grateful to all the guests who graced the occasion with their presence.
Paying gratitude towards media,he said that “I’m most thankful of Inside Kashmir for covering our whole event and I think without media our event is incomplete” he further added,
State & District leadership of JKTF who attended the function are
1, Mr. Mohammad Akber Dar(Vice Provinsial President)
2, Mr. Javeed Ahmad Bhat(Provincial media adviser & DP Baramulla)
3, Mr. Muneer Ahmad Khan (DP Kupwara)
4, Mr. Taimoor Ahmad Shah (Vice President)
5, Mr. Bashir Ahmad Lone(Vice President)
6, Mr. Chowdary Nisar Ahmad(Vice President)
7, Mr. Farooq Ahmad (General Secretary)
8, Mr. Farooq Ahmad Wani (Coordinator)
9, Mr. Muneer Mushtaq Bhat
10, Mr. Farooq Ahmad Mir (ZP Kupwara)
Zonal Executive Body who marked their presence in this event & made the function grand successful are
Mr. Farooq Ahmad Bhat
Mr. Firdous Ahamd Wani (Chief Patron)
Mr. Azad Ahmad Wani (President)
Mr. Naseer Ahmad Lone ( Vice President )
Mr. Aijaz Ahmad Rather (Secretary)
Mr. Bilal Masoodi (Publicity Secretary)
Mr. Mohammad Yousaf Ganaie (Organiser)
Mr. Mehraj Ahmad Shah (Treasurer)
Mr. Ab. Ahad Naikoo (Patron)
Mr. Farooq Ahmad Lone (Coordinator)
Mr. Aariz Waseem (Chief Spokesperson)
Mr. Bashir Ahmad Ganaie (Joint Secretary)
Mr. Sofi Naseer (Spokes person)
Mr. Ashiq Hussain Shah (Advisor)
Mohammad Shafi Naikoo (Dy. Secretary)
Mr. Tariq Ahmad Mir (Dy. Organiser)
Mr. Shabir Ahmad Maldiyal (Dy.Joint Secretary)
Mr. Sheikh Iqbal (Dy. Advisor)
Mr. Fayaz Ahamd Khan (Dy Coordinator).
Members who make their role in this event are Mohammad Ramzan Dar
Shahid Hassan Ganaie
Zahid Ali Najar
Ab. Majeed Ganaie
Mufti Ghulam Mohammad Bhat
It is pertinent to mention here that such a great & grand function was organised by teachers forum Zone Sogam under the dynamic leadership of Mr. Azad Ahmad Wani Sb which has set an example.