Federal Minister for Interior, Planning and Development prof Ahsan Iqbal along with Chines Ambassador, Chairman COPHC, Project Director CPEC, Chairman GPA Dostein Khan Jamaldini, Director General GDA Dr Sajjad Ahmed and media team visited Gwadar Campus of Turbat University on 19th March 2018.
He was on a visit to Gwadar for expediting the pace of economic development mainly Gwadar and CPEC related projects including establishment of Gwadar University under implementation.
Addressing in a ceremony at Gwadar Campus Prof Ahsan Iqbal said that a university will be established in Gwadar enabling the people of Gwadar and surrounding areas to take part in development activities. He said university campuses had been started in different parts of Balochistan including Gwadar, Nushki and Wadh. After establishment of a university campus in Gwadar, the people of the area are acquiring higher studies at their door steps. He said that his Government would give priority to development of local people in the economic fields besides extending essential and basic services to the people of Gwadar, adding that his government is committed to provide better facilities to the people of region for acquiring quality education.
Director Campus Ijaz Ahmed did the formal briefing to the visitors regarding one-year progress report of Gwadar Campus.
Earlier, on behalf of Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Abdul Razzaq Sabir, Director campus along with faculty members accorded a warm welcome to the visitors on arrival at Gwadar campus and presented the souvenir of the university and annual report 2017 to Federal Minister Prof Ahsan Iqbal.