BARAMULLA: All Jammu and Kashmir Science Teachers Association today observed ‘Saiqa Memorial Day' here at Govt Higher Secondary School Baramulla in collaboration with Directorate of School education Kashmir with its chairperson Dr Seemin Rubab as the chief guest. Pertinently, Siaqa Memorial Day is observed from 2016 on May 15 in memory of a teacher Saiqa Shafi under the aegis of the association. On the occasion, various teachers and students from North Kashmir were given some special demo lectures by the resource persons.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chairperson highlighted the aim and objectives of the association and said that the association mainly aims at developing scientific temper among students besides performing other scientific activities. She said that the programme was organized with the special aim of science popularization besides imparting necessary training among science teachers. Principal GHSS Javeed Ahmad Rather, Principal Guru Gobind Singh College Chandigarh and various others were present on the occasion.