ISLAMABAD (APP) - Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has signed a contract here on Tuesday with M/S Mansha Brothers, Islamabad for supplying and installation of state-of-the-art video conferencing equipment at its main campus and four provincial capitals of Pakistan. Addressing at signing ceremony, Prof. Dr. Mehmood-ul-Hassan Butt, Vice-Chancellor, of AIOU said that video conferencing is an important technology for interaction between faculty and students and for eradication the distances. He said that AIOU devoted special attention on using the modern technology to enhance its infrastructure and to facilitate the students. The scheme is a part of the mega project for which funds have been provided by the Higher Education Commission. This multi broadcast facility will assist the AIOUs teachers to arrange the seminars, lectures, Q & A sessions and other academic activities at campus/national level.