Knowledge City: Dr. Muhammad Murshid, An Alumnus of Markaz Unani Medical College bagged first rank in the state for All India Ayush PG Entrance Test (AIAPGET). A native of Puthiyatheru, Kannur, Murshid secured 56th rank on All India basis and 26th rank in OBC category. It is remarkable that this achievement was achieved in his first attempt. Murshid is a first batch student of Markaz Unani Medical College, Kerala's first Unani Medical College situated at Markaz Knowledge City.
This is the first time in the history of Kerala that a person studied from a college in Kerala has topped the All-India AYUSH PG Entrance Test. After graduating as a doctor and completing his training, Mohammad Murshid is practicing at clinics in Kannur Caltex and Kakkad. Along with Unani studies, he has also received religious studies from Tha’leemussunna Dars at Masjid Thabieen in Kaithappoyil. He has also completed his post-graduation in theology from jamia Nizamia, Hyderabad.