Conference held to discuss measures to tackle extremism

BAHAWALPUR: The Islamia University of Bahawalpur (IUB) Pro-Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf attended a round table conference on measures taken to combat extremism.

Vice-Chancellors of public and private universities participated in the roundtable jointly organized by Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad Consciousness Foundation for Education and Awareness and National Counter Terrorism Authority. The purpose of the talks, held at Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad, was to formulate a policy framework for creating a peaceful and tolerant environment in universities. Vice-Chancellors from 20 universities, Director-General NACTA, Director General Islamic Research Institute Pegham-e-Pakistan and other experts participated in the conference.