World Science Day was celebrated in a befitting manner at Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF). PSF had chalked out different programmes to celebrate the Day.
The World Science Day is celebrated all over the World on November 10 every year to create awareness on importance of science and its use for peace and development. Theme of the World Science Day 2019 was “Open Science, Leaving No One Behind”.
The inauguration of this day-long celebration started with the Convention of Scientists at PSF. Eminent Scientist Prof. Dr. Aslam Baig was the chief guest. PSF Chairman Maj. (Retd) Qaiser Majeed Malik, National Center for Physics (NCP) Ex-Director General Prof. Dr. Hamid Saleem, Dr. Mirza Habib Ali, Director Research Support PSF addressed the Convention and highlighted the importance of science and its peaceful use for development and benefit of the mankind. Prof. Dr. Aslam Baig, the Chief Guest said that Pakistan was blessed with young talent but we need a lot of coordination among various organizations to tell the youth about the opportunities available for them.