LAHORE – The Punjab University Academic Staff Association on Friday called an emergency meeting of its executive council at PU Executive Club.

The meeting presided over by ASA President Prof Dr Amir Sarwar expressed serious concern over the incident of firing at the house of PU Registrar Prof Dr Khan Raas Masood situated at Upper Mall on Thursday night. The meeting passed a resolution denouncing the episode and expressed solidarity with the PU professor. The ASA demanded of the Punjab Chief Minister to take notice of the shameful and condemnable campaign of harassing professors working at important posts so that violent activities could be eradicated.