The Central University Pensioners Forum (CUPF) of University of Hyderabad (UoH) organised their sixth annual meet on 18 November 2015 at the Ambedkar Auditorium on the campus.


About 140 retired employees took part in this meet and were seen enthusiastically interacting with their old colleagues and remembering their golden days at the University.

On this occasion Prof. A Ramamurthy retired faculty who is presently above 80 years from the Department of Philosophy was felicitated by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Appa Rao Podile.


Speaking at the programme Prof. Appa Rao recollected his association with many of the pensioners who were in service when he joined the UoH. He said that the contribution of the employees during their service has helped the University to achieve this fame.

Prof. Ramamurthy was elated at being felicitated and he requested the CUPF to keep up this tradition for years to come.

As part of this programme a presentation on mutual funds was organised where Shri C Shekar, MD of Sreeja Stock broking and Mr. Ravi, Regional Head of ICICI Prudential mutual funds gave insight to the pensioners on managing their savings.

A new executive body was elected with Prof. M Ramanadham as the honorary President; Shri V Lachaiah as President; Shri P Upender as General Secretary; Mr. V Venkatachary as Vice-President and Shri S Nageshwara Rao as Treasurer for a period of two years.