Hyderabad, Sep 9 (UNI) Planning Commission Member, Syeda Saiyidian Hameed was today appointed as Chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu University here.
The President of India in her capacity as the Visitor of the University made the appointment for a period of three years with effect from today, a release issued here said.
Ms Hameed succeeds eminent Scientist Prof Obaid Siddiqui who was holding this positon as second Chancellor.
Former Prime Minister I K Gujral was the first Chancellor of the University, the release added.
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