22nd Death Anniversary of Catchpole The Founder Principal CCH

22nd Death Anniversary of the founding Principal Cadet College Hasanabdal, was observed today on 1st Feb, 2019 at his grave in CCH. The purpose of this gathering was to pay homage to an 'institute in himself', who changed the meaning of education for the Sub-Continent. Catchpoleans were invited to join hands and pay tribute to their mentor. His students from RIMC(Rashtaria Indian Military College Dehra Dun India, then Royal Indian Military College), Cadet College Hasanabdal, PAF College Sargodha, Abbotabad Public School Abbotabad attended the function.

It was jointly presided by Rimcolian Brig (R) Mukhtar Karim and Former Air Chief Marshal (R) Abbas Khattak. ACM Abbas Khattak presented a crest to the outgoing Principal Najeeb Tariq on behalf of all Abdalians to declare him an honorary Abdalian for his services rendered to the institute during his tenure.

After Guard of Honour, wreaths were laid and Reverent Ammenual Lorraine led the prayers. Catchpoleans expressed sweet memories of their mentor. In the end all had a group photograph and dispersed after lunch. We hope to keep this tradition going.