A delegation from the alma mater of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, led by Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Asghar Zaidi, on Tuesday visited the Iqbal’s mausoleum to pay homage to the great Old Ravian philosopher on his birth anniversary.

Vice Chancellor Prof Zaidi, Deans Prof. Ahmad Adnan and Prof. Dr. Riaz Ahmad, Controller Examinations Muhammad Shahzad, Treasurer Abid Shahzad and others also offered fateha for the soul of the great national poet and laid a floral wreath. The Vice Chancellor recorded his views in the visitors’ book.

The Vice Chancellor said that it was a matter of great pride and inspiration for all Ravians that Allama Muhammad Iqbal had been a student of Government College Lahore. He said Iqbal’s philosophy of “Khudi” and “Shaheen” are beacon of light for our youth. He said it was up to the youth to seek guidance from Iqbal’s philosophy.

He said that Iqbal’s teachings are drawn from the Holy Quran and Sunnah and hitch are true sources of guidance for our nation.

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Arsalan Haider is a reporter at Academia Mag and has worked with leading national dailies and news channels. He tweets @arsalanhaider14

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