Islamia University approves deficit budget
BAHAWALPUR, July 2(Dawn): The syndicate of Islamia University approved deficit
budget for the financial year 2007-08 on Saturday.
According to the
budget document, the estimated income is Rs679.316 million while the expenditure
Rs761.561 - a deficit of Rs82.243 million.
According to vice-chancellor
Prof Dr Bilal A Khan, who presided over the meeting, the Higher Education
Commission and the Punjab government would provide Rs344.322 million for the
development projects while the university would generate Rs170.322 million from
its own resources.
The syndicate, besides other matters, also discussed
the issue of plagiarism, approved the purchase of new buses, construction of
boys hostel at engineering college and NTS test for admissions and creation of
The meeting approved grant of Ph.D degrees to Zaheer Ahmad
Babar, Abdul Majid Nadeem and Irshad Ahmad (Arabic), Muhammad Nazir Alvie (Urdu)
and Mahmoodul Hasan (chemistry).