Congress MLC Mr. Mohammed Farooq Husain along with a delegation of Congress leaders called on President Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee Uttam Kumar Reddy and demanded awards to 14 prominent personalities providing social, political and welfare services, on November 14, on the occasion of birth anniversary of first education minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. He himself announced to give Rs. 11000 in this regard.
The delegation included President Telangana Pradesh Congress Minority Department Mr. Mohammed Khaja Fakhruddin, Secretary Telangana Pradesh Congress Mr. Syed Yousuf Hashmi, Congress minority leaders Syed Farooq Pasha Quadri, Mr. Mohammed Aijaz Khan, Mrs. Uzma Aashi and Mr. Azam Ali.
Mr. Uttam Kumar Reddy gave positive response and assured utmost cooperation in this connection. Mr. Farooq Husain claimed that Hazrat Abdullah Shah Ali Nawaz Jung, Maulana Hameeduddin Aaqil Husami, Hafez Muneeruddin, Comrade Makhdoom Muhiuddin, Syed Lateefuddin Quadri, Mohammed Amanullah Khan, former Chief Justice Sardar Ali Khan, M M Hashmi, Syed Rahmat Ali Khan have done remarkable services in the growth of nation, hence awards must be presented after them to personalities who are working in various fields.