Centre for Precision Agriculture inaugurated

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Oath taking ceremony of agricultural
engineering society at PMAS-AAUR


Staff Reporter

Inauguration ceremony of the Center for Precision Agriculture & Engineering Lab, Pakistan Society of Agricultural Engineers Secretariat and Oath taking of the PSAE new office barriers followed by a brief seminar was held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University.

Engr Muhammad Najeeb Haroon, MNA & Chairman Pakistan Engineering Council was the chief guest while Dr. Samreen Hussain Vice Chancellor Begum Nusrat Bhutto Women University (BNBWU) Sukkur, Engr. Dr. Nasir Mehmood Khan, Registrar PEC was the guest of honor.

PMAS-AAUR Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Qamar-uz-Zaman, Engr. Dr. Muhammad Jehanzeb Masud Cheema General Secretary PSAE, senior faculty members and more than 200 agricultural engineers from various government departments were also present on the occasion.

The Arid Varsity Vice Chancellor Engr. Dr. Qamar-uz-Zaman who is also the patron-in-chief of the PSAE, in his welcome address said that the development, capacity building and training of agricultural engineers on new topics incorporated in the agricultural engineering such as machine intelligence, precision agriculture, Drone technology is the need of time.

He reiterated that if the proper attention has not been given to this vocation it will lead to an individual and national loss.

He stressed that universities must prepare graduates in such a way that they could meet the challenges of the modern era and play their constructive role in progress and prosperity of the homeland.

Engr. Najeeb Haroon said that the engineers should be recognized and fully utilized to their maximum ability and potential.

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