Mangalore, November 3: Shaikhuna Anakkara C Koyakutti Usthad was chosen as the new president of Samastha Kerala Jam'iyyathul Ulama (SKJU) at its central advisory Council meeting under the presidentship of Panakkad Syed Hyder Ali Shihab Thangal.
Shaikhuna Koyakutti was born in 1934 at Anakkara Chola in the state of Kerala. Son of Hasainar and Fathima, he has served as a member of Samastha Kerala Islamic Education Board and district president of Samastha Palakkad.
SKSSF Executive Committee has congratulated the new president and pledged to extend all its support to him.
District president Abbas Darimi introduced Koiyakutti to the meeting. Kukkila Abdul Khader Darimi, Salim Handel, Shukuru Darimi, Karaya Sirajuddin Faizi Bappalige, Shafi Darimi Ajjavar and Haneef Nizami were present on the occasion. Swadakatulla Faizi welcomed and Ismail Yamani delivered a vote of thanks.