Aligarh: At a time when universities across the country are been adversely affected by the pandemic; Mr Rehan Alam Siddiqui, Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) based NRI has generously donated Rs 15 lakks to the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for the set up of an oxygen generation plant at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC).
Extending gratitude on the largesse, AMU Vice Chancellor, Prof Tariq Mansoor said, “Mr Rehan is a true well wisher of the university, whose donation will be very beneficial to upgrade the existing health infrastructure for an effective Covid Response”.
We at AMU are making all possible efforts to contain the spread of this pandemic and Mr Siddiqui’s donation will go a long way in serving the sick and the distraught with the lifesaving oxygen supply, he added.
Born and brought up in a middle-class family in Bareilly (UP), Mr Siddiqui has emerged as one of the fastest growing businessmen and industrialists in the Eastern Region of KSA. He is promoting better relations of the Indian community with the Indian consulate in KSA.
Mr Rehan also organises cultural and academic programmes.