The Chief Proctor Office, Jamia Millia Islamia(JMI) organized a Special Lecture titled “Effective Measures to Control and Combat Corruption” by Dr. Mohd. Asad Malik, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, JMI as part of the Vigilance Awareness Week, began on Wednesday, the 27th October, 2021.Speaking about the issue of corruption, Prof. Aejaz Masih, Hony. Chief Vigilance Officer(CVO), JMI and the Chief Guest of the program said that corruption is a curse for any society due to which the growth of the nation stagnates.
The CVO advised the people to be more vigilant and play their role for the prevention of corruption.Dr. Mohd. Asad Malik while delivering the keynote address, threw light on the history and remedies & measures available in law to combat corruption. He also enlightened the participants about the use of tools available in the legal framework for the purpose.Prof. Waseem Ahmad Khan, Chief Proctor, JMI emphasized that it is the duty of each and every citizen of the country to work together for eradicating corruption from the society.
Prof. Khan extended his gratitude towards the Vice-Chancellor Prof Najma Akhtar and the Registrar, Dr. Nazim Hussain Jafri for motivating the Proctorial Department to organise the important event.Prof. Mohd. Shahid Khan, Deputy Proctor helped the attendees to take pledge against the corruption. The program attended by the Proctorial Team, office staff and security staff was convened by Dr. Shikha Kapur and concluded with the vote of thanks by Dr. Rajan Patel.