Bahawalpur—Prof. Dr. Qaiser Mushtaq, Vice Chancellor, the Islamia University of Bahawalpur said that character building of youth is crucial for a congenial and peaceful society. Teachers are torch bearers of moral integrity not only for students but for the whole society.
In the contemporary age teachers as well as other environmental factors specially modern communication means like internet, print and electronic media are inculcating and building moral and social values of our students. All these mediums should develop high moral values and act as a good teacher. Prof. Dr. Qaiser Mushtaq expressed these views in the Azam e Aman Conference organized to conclude the campaign of “Professors Paint Canvas of Society with Peace.”
He said that all noble personalities of human history enlightened the society with high moral values. They spread culture of mutual peace, respect and tolerance. On this occasion, Sami Ullah Ch., Chairman Bahawalpur Waste Management Company said that ignorance causes extremism while knowledge brings prosperity. Prof. Dr. Razia Mussarat, focal person of the project said that our society has been victimized by the evil forces who spread non tolerance and violence.
The Islamia University of Bahawalpur launched this project to develop peace, moderate thoughts and tolerance in youth. In this connection 8 training sessions were organized in all the campuses and 25 top Pakistani personalities and national heroes who have brought laurels were projected as role models by displaying their pictures and messages across the campuses.