In connection with the 20th anniversary of Punjab University (PU) Radio Center FM104.6, a re-launching ceremony was organized at the School of Communication Studies here on Tuesday. On this occasion, PU Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Saleem Mazhar, Dean Faculty of Information and Media Studies Prof Dr Khalid Mehmood, Director SCS Prof Dr Noshina Saleem, Radio Coordinator Dr Muhammad Akram Soomro, Program Manager Muhammad Irshad Chaudhry, Heads of various Departments, faculty members and a large number of students were present. In his address, Dr Muhammad Saleem Mazhar said that PU Radio Center had played an important role for the training of students. He said that the students undergoing training at the radio center were making the name of PU and SCS in not only national but also international media organizations. Dr Khalid Mahmood said that there was a need to set up radio programs related to the ongoing research activities in the university to help the researchers. It is pertinent to mention here that due to some technical issues, radio broadcasting operations were suspended and PU VC Prof Niaz Ahmad sanctioned appropriate funds to install new equipment. Later, the cake of PU Radio center FM104.6 was cut.
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