Nursing Students Observe Heritage Day
Nursing students of the Al-Ameen Fatima College of Nursing, Bijapur, observed “heritage day” on October 13, 2012. The event was followed by visits to important landmarks in Bijapur city. The students gathered at the Gol Gumbaz, with the support of the local in-charge official of the Archeological survey of India (ASI) at Bijapur, who provided access to the basement of the Gumbaz. Haji Malang, a senior staff with the ASI provided access to ground zero, which is the pitch dark basement entry. As part of the heritage day, the students visited eight landmarks, including Gol Gumbaz, Jumma Masjid, Bara Kaman, Jod Gumbaz, Taj Bawdi, Upri Burj, Malik Maidan Toap and Ibrahim Roza.