An Inter Campuses Sports and Cultural Gala organized by Directorate of Students Affairs, University of Education, Lahore ended at Township Campus. Member National Assembly Sheikh Rohail Asghar was chief guest of ending ceremony while Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Rauf-i-Azam also participated. In three days long Sports and Cultural Gala, dozens of teams from different campuses of varsity across the Punjab were participated with full zest and zeal. Different games including Cricket, Bedminton, Tug of War, long and short Race, Athletics held while taboos and short plays highlighting the regional culture of Pakistan were also presented in gala. Students enthusiastically lauded the voices for the support of their favorite teams.
Addressing the ceremony, MNA Sheikh Rohail Asghar said that extracurricular activities polish the hidden creative skills of students in good manner as healthy mind exists only in health body. Sports events turn students in to constructive and meaningful approach of life by avoiding them from unnecessary and useless activities.
Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Rauf-i-Azam, in his address said that to organize such a colorful Inter Campuses Sports and Cultural gala is a remarkable tradition of university. Such healthy and purposeful activities and events would remain continue in future with full spirit. He congratulated the Director Students Affairs Dr. M. Umer Saleem and members of sports organizing committee including Akram Mujhaid, Sohail Ashfaq Butt, Madam Bushra Malik and Najma Irfan on arranging such a successful event in varsity. Director Students Affairs Dr. M. Umer Saleem also addressed the ceremony and declared such activities are indispensable for improving mental as well as physical health of students. Registrar Dr. Manzoom Akhter, Mrs. VC Prof. Dr. Rauf-i-Azam, Directors, Principals, Heads of different teaching and non-teaching departments, teachers and a large number of students were also present at occasion.