Being firm believers that education is the best gift that could be given to children; Z A M Group of Companies spearheaded the noble cause of donating an auditorium to Fathima Muslim Ladies College, thus fulfilling a timely need of the school.
The newly constructed auditorium of Fathima Muslim Ladies College was declared open by Chief Guest President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who unveiled the plaque at the grand opening ceremony held at the school premises.
The construction project of the auditorium was conducted entirely by Zam Group of Companies under the leadership of Al Haj Z A M Refai, Chairman of ZAM Group of Companies.
The ceremony saw the participation of distinguished guests including Senior Minister A H M Fowzie, Bandula Gunewardene, Minister of Education, Alavi Moulana, Governor of the Western Province, Nouzer Fowzie, Former Member of the Provincial Council, A J M Muzammil, Mayor of Colombo, H N Yusuf, Principal of Fathima Muslim Ladies College, teachers, students and parents.
President Rajapaksa in his address at the occasion expressed his gratitude to Al Haj Z A M Refai and ZAM Group of Companies for providing financial support while commending all who contributed to the project.
President Rajapaksa further stated that, “the Government is committed to provide the best education opportunities for children irrespective of ethnic or racial differences. As such, we expect the students to receive a good education and be knowledgeable citizens who will be the vanguard of creating a moralistic society.”