Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 19:22

Director PSC attends IRCRA workshop as Resource Person

Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam was Resource Person in a workshop organized by International Research Council for Religious Affairs (IRCRA).  The theme of his session was “Democracy: Meaning and Objectives”. The participants were religious scholars hailing from various schools of thoughts and opinions.

After a comprehensive presentation on the theme by Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, the participants were divided into 4 groups with sub themes. The coordinators of the groups presented their group work. In his concluding remarks, Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that democracy in Pakistan has some inherent problems which need to be resolved. He praised the active participation of the participants. The Chief of IRCRA, Dr. Tehmeed Jan thanked Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam for sparing time to conduct a session in the workshop.

leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more