Malappuram: Promotion of Indianness at international level should be the aim of educational and social institutions, said Shashi Tharoor, Minister of State for Human Resource Development. The minister was inaugurating the Success Line programme and smart class rooms at Ma’din  Campus here at Malappuram.

In this modern world, we have to live along with others and to respect each other. Simultaneously, we have to keep our identity and make us suitable to accept changing modern aspects of life. The students have a responsibility to avail of all modern facilities to make themselves suitable for new technical developments , the minister added.

Ma’din Academy is doing excellent work in promotion of Indianness and Islamic culture and its value system through the efforts of Sayyid Bukhari Thangal. The Academy’s active efforts in spreading the message of moderation and harmony are the need of the time.

Ma’din chairman Sayyid Ibrahim Khaleel Al Bukhari presided over the function. Dr. KKN Kurup, director general of Ma’din Academia for Research and International Studies; Dr. Hussain Randathani, director of Ma’din academic council; E. Muhammed Kunhi, DCC president; Unni Poker Master, principal of Ma’din Public School, Abdul Jaleel Saqafi Kadalundi, president of Sunni Students Federation attended. The minister handed over the Success Line life achievement award to Abdul Rahiman Haji, managing director of Baniyas Group of Companies, Abu Dhabi.