In response to the national call the Defense and Martyrs Day along with Kashmir Solidarity Day was observed at the SIUT in befitting manner on September 6th. The day reaffirmed the support of the nation for the oppressed people of occupied Kashmir and paid tributes to valiant armed forces who defended the country during an armed aggression some 54 years ago On this occasion the students of Zainul Abideen Institute of Medical Technology which an educational wing of SIUT took part in a declamation contest highlighting the significance of the day.They paid rich tributes to our martyrs who laid down their lives while safeguarding the frontiers of the country. The students also highlighted the prevailing situation in occupied Kashmir where residents are victims of human rights violation and other crippling restrictions .
The contest was followed by national and motivational songs rendered by students. Also present at the ceremony were faculty and other staff members of SIUT.