Probe into Urdu varsity affairs urged
KARACHI, April 24(Dawn): The Teaching Association of Abdul Haq Campus, Federal
Urdu University, during its general meeting on Monday expressed concern about
the deplorable condition of the campus. The meeting also called upon President
Pervez Musharraf, the chancellor of the university, to probe into the university
The meeting was presided over by Salaman D. Mohammad, President
of the association. Prof Nasir Khan, Tauseef Ahmed Khan, Abdul Malik, Saeed
Qadri, Mohammad Irfan, Shafi Azad, Nasir Abbas, Mohammad Sadiq Baloch, Ghulam
Rasool Lakhan, Dr Ghafoor Baloch and Najam-ud-Din spoke on the
The meeting noted that promotion to the teachers had been
awarded by the senate and no individual had right to roll it back.
meeting also proposed one-teacher-one-vote method for the nominations to the
senate and the academic council. The ad hoc administration of the university had
deprived the teachers of their rights to elect, thus keeping the Abdul Haq
Campus undeveloped and dispossessed, it said.