Hyderabad: Regional Passport Officer Hyderabad Srinivas Gotru was felicitated for his exemplary service for issuing passports to more than 2500 Haj pilgrims of the state, who did not possess valid passports at the time of submission of Haj-2011 application Forms.
Minister for Minorities Welfare Mohammed Ahmadullah appreciated efforts of the RPO in preparation of the passports in a record time enabling the pilgrims to undertake the holy journey at the brief felicitation function held at his residence of the at Banjara Hill on Wednesday evening.
Chairman of the State Haj Committee Syed Khaleeluddin Ahmed commended the RPO’s exemplary service and said that his efforts will remain in the memories of the pilgrims for long.
Member of the Haj Committee Raza Hussain Azad and Executive Officer G Mahboob Peeran also spoke.
Secretary Minorities Welfare Department Mohammed Ali Rafat expressed his best wishes for the RPO.(INN)