Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Wednesday, 14 August 2019 10:55

Independence Day Celebrations in Pakistan Study Centre


Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar celebrated Independence Day with patriotic fervor. All staff members led by Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam attended main flag hoisting ceremony in front of Convocation hall. Pro Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Jauhar Ali was the chief gust.
 In Pakistan Study Centre itself three events were organized. Dr. Fakhar hoisted flag on the Centre’s building. He then inaugurated the newly erected model of Bab-e-Khyber in the Centre’s building. The other activity of the day was a cake cutting ceremony wherein Mr. Sohail Anjum, the grandson of Allah Bakhsh Yousfi was the chief guest. Dr. Fakhar paid rich tributes to Allah Bakhsh Youfi and other stalwarts of the Pakistan Movement. He said that the day is being celebrated as solidarity with Kashmiris. The Chief Guest Mr. Sohail Anjum said that we should raise ourselves above ethnic and racial prejudices and work sincerely for Pakistan. Mr. Ali Imran Assistant professor Journalism Department also spoke on the occasion.




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