Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Saturday, 10 August 2019 18:23

Pakistan Study Centre leads Kashmir solidarity event

Pakistan Study Centre played a leading role in observing Kashmir solidarity day. The event was arranged on the directive of Vice Chancellor/Chairman BoG University of Peshawar. A seminar was held wherein Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam delivered a key note address on the “Legal Dimensions of Kashmir dispute”. He said five documents i.e. Partition Plan 1947, Indian Independence Act 1947, 2 UN resolutions and Simla Agreement 1972 have recognized as disputed territory. India has no right to revoke Article 370 of its constitution as part of Indian union. The Chairmen Departments of IR, Political Science, Director Area Study Centre and President Peshawar University Teachers Association also spoke on the occasion. After the seminar, the participant took out a procession which carried banners and play cards inscribed with slogans in support of Kashmiris.

leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more