GUJRAT-Serving humanity is not only part of our religious obligations but also crucial to shaping the basis of a welfare society.

Speakers stated at a seminar titled “Raising Awareness about Cleft Lip and Palate” organised by the University of Gujrat (UoG) at Hafiz Hayat Campus here the other day. The seminar was organised in collaboration with Student Services Centre.

On the occasion, Gujrat Cleft Hospital Director General Dr Ijaz Bashir said that the seminar aimed at raising awareness among the masses, especially the students regarding importance of launching social welfare projects and promoting the spirit of volunteerism.

BIC Expert Muhammad Haider Meraj said that mitigating sufferings of the human beings is the true form of welfare. “Cleft Hospital has become a representative institute in Gujrat by taking responsibility of bringing smiles on people’s face,” he pointed out. SSC Director Muhammad Yaqoob pointed out that promoting the spirit of volunteerism among the youth is an important step towards building a welfare society.

A large number of students from various departments of the university got their names registered with the hospital.