Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Saturday, 10 November 2018 07:00

Iqbal Day celebrated at Pakistan Study Centre

To commemorate the birthday of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, a seminar was held at Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. Faculty members, staff and students attended the seminar. Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam was key note speaker. He highlighted various aspects of Iqbal’s personality especially his political and philosophical role.

He said that Iqbal not only occupied key positions in All India Muslim League but was elected member of Punjab Legislative Assembly. He said that the greatest contribution of Iqbal was his 1930 address of Allahabad wherein he presented a roadmap for autonomy and ultimate freedom of Indian Muslims. He urged upon the young generation to study Iqbal’s thoughts and vision.

leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more