A delegation of students and teachers from Frontier Corps Public School, Miranshah, North Waziristan Monday visited the Government College University, Lahore on a study tour. The delegation visited various academic departments of GCU and also met with Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Asghar Zaidi
The Vice Chancellor told the delegation that they were all Pakistanis and they had to collectively work for the country’s development. He expressed his desire to double the number of special quota seats for the students of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Prof Zaidi told the students that GCU had produced countless legendary personalities, including Allama Muhammad Iqbal and Nobel Prize winners Dr Abdus Salam and Dr Hargobind Khorana.
He emphasized on the students of North Waziristan the importance of higher education and training before returning to the home region for service. The students also visited the library and Naqoosh Museum.