Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) hosted a 2 day international Urdu seminar recently. The first day of the seminar titled, “Ghalib and Faiz Two Times One Language” was organized in collaboration with Higher Education comission. Eminent researchers presented their research articles in the seminar which was followed by an ”Aalmi Mushaira” (poetry reading). Known national poets presented their works in the mushaira attended by respectable educators and country’s literati. The renowned Urdu poet, Amjad Islam Amjad, presided over the Aalmi Mushaira.
Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has announced that the medium of instruction across all primary schools of Punjab will be Urdu from the next academic year, commencing from March 2020.