University of Education Division of Science and Technology arranged an awareness seminar regarding the world environment day. Director Division of Science and Technology Dr. Rana Abrar Hussain presided over the seminar which was held at Township Campus. The aim of this seminar was to promote the awareness campaign to eliminate environment pollution and educate the students regarding precautions and steps being taken to clean the environment. Addressing the participants, Dr. Rana Abrar Hussain said that environment pollution has become a critical issue for glob sphere. Moreover he stated that hazardous smoke from factories, water with various chemicals, radioactive material and noise pollution are the major cause of increase in global warming. He also gave suggestions to clean the environment and advised the students to not only clean the environment but also educate the community to adopt the ways for cleanliness. Dr. I.H Khan also addressed the seminar.
Later an awareness walk was also arranged from Division of Science and Technology to Vice Chancellor’s office in which professors, lecturers, university staff and a large number of students and their parents participated as well.
In his message Vice Chancellor University of Education Dr. Faiz-ul-Hasan said that we should prepare ourselves to fight with this environmental challenges keeping in view that our country possess a traditional wisdom regarding protection of natural environment. He also advised the students to plant as many trees as they can because trees play an important role in keeping the environment clean and pollution free. Moreover he stressed that it is our major responsibility to plant the trees and care for them to fulfill the dream of green and pollution free Pakistan.