LAHORE - Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has laid foundation stone of new building of Institute of Education and Research (IER).

In this regard, a ceremony was held at Waheed Shaheed Hall of IER in which Dean Faculty of Education and Research Prof Dr Mumtaz Akhter, Dr Rifaqat Ali Akber, Controller of Examinations Prof Dr Shahid Munir, RO 1 Prof Dr Sajid Rashid, Additional Registrar II Malik Muhammad Zaheer and faculty members were present on the occasion.

Dr Rafaqat Ali Akber gave a detailed briefing on the project and said that the building would be constructed on modern lines. He said that the two-storey building would consist of 12 state-of-the-art class rooms, laboratories, 12 faculty offices and one auditorium. He added that the solar power would also be used to meet electricity needs of the building.

IER faculty members also congratulated Dr Mujahid Kamran on receiving Sitara-e-Imtiaz from Government of Pakistan.