ISLAMABAD: The government on Thursday stated the ‘forgotten’ public college in Islamabad, which has been awaiting its opening for over 32 years, would be made functional immediately.
At a conference contacted us to discuss the problem, Federal Education and learning Preacher Shafqat Mahmood guided the ministry officials as well as the supervisor general of the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) to finalise sensible proposals within a week.
The minister chaired the meeting held to go over the one-point agenda of Mera Bagwal Technical University and also directed the ministry personnel as well as the FDE director basic to settle proposals regarding what type of education and learning should be supplied in the college.
The conference was likewise gone to by neighborhood MNAs Raja Khurram Shahzad Nawaz, Unique Assistant to Head Of State on CDA Affairs Ali Nawaz Awan and Parliamentary Assistant Education And Learning Wajiha Qamar.
Talking with Dawn after the conference, the minister stated: “We have actually made a decision that this college will certainly be made practical as soon as possible. Today we reviewed several options like if a level university need to be started or we should go with establishing of college there. Finally, I directed for finalisation of viable propositions.”
Says the college integrated in 1989 will certainly soon be opened
The preacher made it clear that the building will be utilised for education and learning objective and his ministry had actually been going after the situation vigorously. He said the Ghulam Isaq Khan Institute (GIKI) had likewise revealed its passion in the structure while there were additionally discussions for starting a level university on the properties.
The preacher stated following week he will certainly chair an additional meeting to solve this persistent issue.
MNA Khurram Nawaz said the conference continued to be very positive as well as he was confident that quickly the college will certainly be made functional. He claimed that it is regrettable that the university, which was constructed in 1989, could not be made functional yet.
” Today’s conference stayed really favorable as the education minister has actually been taking keen interest in this task as well as after one week we will certainly meet again to settle points,” he stated.
The university is located in Bhara Kahu’s Mera Bagwal location. Throughout the last 32 years, the building saw only one advancement that was its improvement in 2013-14 by a public sector college.
Recently, the neighborhood MNA had written a letter to priest Mahmood requesting for the begin of classes in the university.
The letter dated Sept 9, available with Dawn, stated: “Your interest is welcomed to the restoration of building of Mera Begwal, which was constructed for offering technological education to the area, but the building remains abandoned as well as hopes of community might not be materialised.”
It stated on the demand of the community, a meeting was held on August 31 to settle the problem. It was chosen in the meeting that the building will be made operational as a degree and also technological university for boys.The FDE would make sure arrangement of training and also other staff, tools and also minor repair as well as upkeep of the building.
” As the land contributed by the area is 232 kanals, the extra land will be utilised for provision of health services for the neighborhood. For this objective, a hospital of 200 beds will certainly be built.”
The letter said it was decided that routine classes in the university would certainly be started from March 2022 and August 2022.
“In this scenario, it is requested to please direct your team to accelerate the process of repair service and maintenance of the structure and also full various other needed requirements asap to make sure that admissions could be started according to the provided times,” checked out the letter.