IMC Awards

Indian Muslim Council-USA, a US based advocacy group, has announced the much awaited list of its annual awards for excellence in services to humanity in different fields.
The awards will be given at the IMC-USA annual convention in Detroit on October 1, 2005 at the Holiday Inn Fairlane, Dearborn. According to Mirza Rahmat Baig, President of IMC-West Coast, the awards for 2005 are:
Maulana Muhammad Ali Jowhar Award in Journalism: For best in-depth coverage of Indian Diaspora AND India-related issues in the US - Ruth Morris, Sun-Sentinel, Florida
Bahadur Shah Zafar Award: For promoting pluralism and communal harmony in India - Raju Rajagopal, Promise of India, CA
Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award in Humanitarian work: For self-less service towards the upliftment of the poor and the oppressed classes in India - Gujarati Muslim Association of America, Chicago
Altaf Hussain Hali Award in Humanitarian work For self-less service towards the upliftment of Muslims in India - Syed Salman, Michigan

Tipu Sultan Award: For courageously serving India and India’s interests - Biju Mathew, Campaign to Stop Funding Hate, NY.



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