Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor, USTM felicitated support staff and performer faculty members at ERDF get together on 30 November 2019 at USTM
9th Mile, Ri Bhoi, November 30, 2019: ERD Foundation Guwahati today felicitated hundreds of its officers and staff as a sign of recognition to the contributions made by them towards the growth of the educational institutions that are being run by the organization. In order to build a bonding with the employees and to inculcate the culture of working in coordination, this traditional annual get together over lunch has been organised by ERDF since the beginning of its inception. On the occasion, cash awards and citations were given to outstanding faculty performers and performer operational staff of the institutions. Felicitation and token of appreciation was given to all housekeeping and support staff of the institutions under ERD foundation. The function was held in the USTM campus in the presence of Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor, Dr PK Goswami VC, Prof Suhail Sabir, Pro VC and Dr Mridul Hazarika, Principal Advisor of University of Science & Technology Meghalaya.
Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor, USTM addressing staff and students at ERDF get together on 30 November 2019 at USTM
Addressing the gathering Mahbubul Hoque said, “The housekeeping and the operational staff are integral family members of the institute and we do care and respect them for their service. We want to extend our bonding of brotherhood and respect the dignity of labour.” This is an occasion to minimize the gap between faculties, students, administrative staff and support staff of our institutions and to appreciate and recognize the work of the outstanding performers. Hoque appealed to all to work united to fulfill the mission and set for quality education. He also spoke on importance of inculcating moral values and professional ethics among the students and teachers.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Mridul Hazarika, Principal Advisor to USTM and former Vice Chancellor of Gauhati University said, “This is a unique show of love and respect to the workers of an institution. It is human nature to get inspired by appreciations and incentives. In such an exceptional occasion all will carry special memories.”
In a gathering of more than 1000 students, teachers and other staff members of the organization, the USTM authorities displayed gratitude to the housekeeping and support staff by showing respect to them for the work they do for the organization. The felicitation ceremony was followed by a feast which was mainly to recognize the sincere and devoted service of the support staff. The function was participated by all the staff members of ERDF.