LAHORE: (Sunday, September 22, 2019): Punjab University will organize national seminar on Kashmir on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 11am at Faisal Auditorium. Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider, Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeezur Rehman, Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Mir Kamal Khan, PU VC Prof Niaz Ahmad Akhtar, eminent scholars, journalists, social workers and others will participate in the event to highlight the assault of Modi government on Kashmir’s legal status and violations of human rights in occupied area.
With theme of National, Kashmir Solidarity 3rd All Pakistan Co-curricular Competitions – 2019 begins tomorrow (Monday) in PU
Over 2000 students participating from Punjab, Sindh, Baluchistan, KPK, Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir
LAHORE: (Sunday, September 22, 2019): Aimed at promoting national solidarity and express solidarity with Kashmiris, the Third 5-Day All Pakistan Co-Curricular Competitions 2019 will begin tomorrow at Punjab University IER with participation of over 2000 students from Punjab, Sindh, KPK, Baluchistan Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir in 17 competitions of different categories. The event is a joint venture of Punjab University, Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC), The Educationist and NAB.
Chairman Punjab Higher Education Commission Punjab Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid is the chief guest while PU VC Prof Dr Niaz Ahmad Akhter will preside over the event at Faisal Auditorium at 9:30 am tomorrow (Monday). The overall event will be held in ten halls of the university simultaneously including Faisal Auditorium, Al Razi Hall and Waheed Shaheed Hall from September 23 to September 27. More than two thousand participants have come from all over Punjab, Sindh, KPK, Baluchistan Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir. Furthermore, groups of students from schools all around Pakistan will also be visiting.
The main purpose of conducting this mega event is to promote national unity and harmony among provinces. It is also aimed at providing a chance to the people, coming from different provinces to come forward and talk to each other. The event comprises competitions of Qirat, Naat, Debates (Urdu, English, Punjabi), Photography, Essay writing, Poetry, Painting, National Songs and Theatre/Dramas among schools and university students in three separate categories including School Junior, School Senior and College/University.