New Concept, Sharp team, Future Media , Complete Support, Refreshing Breather, Need of the hour; These were a few comments that the Socio-Political guests had to offer at the DeccanDigest’s official inauguration. The event was attended by many socially eminent people , Scholars and youth . many of those who couldn’t attend sent their best wishes to the Deccan digest team and members.
Syed Ahmed, Mayor City Gulbarga officially inaugurated the DeccanDigest by posting an article of whom and what’s of the website. He was flanked by Deccandigest team and a score of Ulama and socio-political personalities of Gulbarga. Speaking to the team at the occasion he said “this is a new concept and I am happy that our boys are thinking in this way and working on things with such an intent and intensity. My advice for them is that you be the voice of masses but by being politically unbiased and by being truthful, the rest of the things will take care of itself.”
Maulana Yusuf Rashadi , Imams Council State President called the idea innovative and out of box and said “this is out of box thinking and progress is astounding .The approach of reporting however must be of compassion and humanely, don’t just report, tell. Tell from the heart of the issue “
Advocate Mazhar Hussain (President Gulbarga Muslim Welfare Association) also extended his wishes to the team and said “This is a very much new beginning, the media is engine of awareness and it must be in right hands or will be hijacked. The team is young and changed, I am sure the project will succeed in its goals”
Advocate Qawamuddin Wahhaj Baba (District In Charge MIM) appreciated the initiation, calling it futuristic and innovative he said “The world of media is changing, today facebook and twitter form the primary news source of the people. I think this venture has a huge potential to succeed. The key however is that you must not get disheartened in the beginning”
Nasir Hussain Ustad (Senior Political leader from Janta Dal), also visited with a team of Janta Dal office bearers, congratulated the team. He called the project a new and refreshing change in the media landscape. Calling it a refreshing change in media he voiced his support for the website and its team and discussed various topics ranging from politics to media to Muslim issues.
Shahid Naseer , District General Secretary SDPI was also amongst those who came by and wished the team. He said “in my opinion this work have every chance of transcending the barriers if the districts and become a leading news portal. I hope that the people of the region will soon acknowledge DeccanDigest as their first news source .
Md Khwaja Mohsinuddin Popular Front of India State Leader, who visited the DeccanDigest office with District President Aejaz Ali Said “I pray for its success, and I think it has every reason to succeed. The idea is a both fresh and refresh. The team knows how to do its job. But it is my opinion that you stay above political and religious affiliations.”
Anil Tengli of Bahujan Vidhyarthi Sangh too visited the event. He said “the online media is the media of future; everyone is reading newspaper for news nowadays. Even the biggest newspapers have to maintain a highly active news portals if they are to survive.”
Abdul Raheem Mulla (Corporator Ward 19), Shaik Siraj Pasha Social activist , Imtiyaz Siddiqui (Youth Forum) , Yusuf Patel and Noor Sahukar from Youth Blood Donors club , Mubeen Ahmed (Welfare Party of India) , Mr Saleem (Jamat e Islami Hind), Md Tahr Social worker, Afzaal Ahmed (Payam Insaniyat ) were among many who attended the event and blessed the team .
The proceedings were interrupted by the rains occasionally. Due to which Many other socially eminent leaders like Asghar Chulbul (Chairman,KUDA), Ilyas Seth Baghban (President Jamiat e Baghban) , Adv Nagenrdra J (Dalit Sena ) , Syed Mustafa Hussaini @Mustafa Baba (KBN Education Society Secretary), Yadullah Hussaini @Nizam Baba (Vice President Wakf Advisory) were unable to attend but called and conveyed their best regards for the website and the team and congratulated the team.
The event concluded with an Iftar hosted at the newly inaugurated office of Deccandigest.com.