IUB joins top 1,000 universities in world
Our Correspondent Bahawalpur
Prime Minister Imran Khan inaugurated various projects at Islamia University of Bahawalpur.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he is very happy to see the ongoing research activities at Islamia University of Bahawalpur.
Addressing the Farmers Convention at Islamia University of Bahawalpur, the Prime Minister said that he was very happy to know about the ongoing research on cotton and strip intercropping at Jamia Islamia.
The Prime Minister inaugurated a world class nursing college at Islamia University of Bahawalpur.
The nursing college will not only help in building the capacity of the existing manpower in the field of nursing in the region but also provide employment opportunities to the youth of South Punjab.
The Prime Minister also inaugurated a cricket stadium at the Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus of Islamia University of Bahawalpur to promote cricket. He also inaugurated the 2.5 MW solar project.
The project is not only capable of meeting the needs of the university but the additional power generated from it will also be provided to MEPCO. The project will benefit the national exchequer to the tune of Rs. 455 million over a period of 25 years.
It will not only be a beacon for other institutions but also provide students with the opportunity for practical education and observation at the university.