The Hon’ble Vice-President of India, His Highness Mr. Hamid Ansari released a Monograph on late Prof. Syed Mohammad Hasnain on April 22, 2014 at his residence written by Prof. Shahzad Anjum of Department of Urdu, Jamia Millia Islamia. The Monograph has been published by Sahitya Akademi.
The programme was attended by eminent literary personalities across the country including journalists and scholars.
On this occasion, the Vice-President of India, Mr. Hamid Ansari highlighted the contribution of Prof. Syed Mohammad Hasnain to Urdu literature and its importance.
Prof. Gopichand Narang talked about his association with Prof. Syed Mohammad Hasnain. He observed that Prof. Hasnain’s contribution was unforgettable not only to Urdu but also to the Indian literature in general.
Prof. Hasnain’s son, eminent scientist Prof. Syed Ehtesham Hasnain and linguist Prof. Imteyaz Hasnain also participated in the function. Prof. Ehtesham Hasnain thanked all the revered guests present in the function.