Former Vice Chairman Khatwan UC Shahnawaz Khan, social workers - Malik Qamar Abbas Saggu, Syed Zahir Hussain Shah, Raja Nasar Ullah and Malik Ghulam Abbas Maikin have called upon the MPAs and MNAs of Khushab district to accelerate their efforts for setting up a cadet college and varsity in the Thal.

Talking to newsmen here the other day, they said that the youth and students of the Thal lacked higher education institutions. They urged the government to establish vocational training centres at union council level in Thal.

POET MADE HSAELA DIRECTOR: Prominent poet and writer Wilayat Ahmad Farooqi has been appointed as director of Haji Sharif Ahmad Educational and Literary Academy (HSAELA) Germany as representative in Pakistan. A notification in this regard has also been issued.

Talking to this scribe Farooqi said that the basic aim of the HSAELA was to play a pivotal role to spread knowledge and literature in the country and abroad. He said that he would utilize his capability to the fullest to promote the mission of the academy. He also commented that projects and works done by HSAELA CE Shafiq Murad and ED Ghazala Alam inspired him to join the academy.