UVAS Alumni Association holds its 9th annual reunion, elects new office-bearers
LAHORE (01-03-18): The Alumni Association of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore arranged its 9th annual reunion and elected new office-bearers for two years.
Chairman and Chief Executive of the Sadiq Group Dr Muhammad Sadiq UVAS alumnus chaired the 9th reunion function while a large numbers of alumni from across Pakistan and AJK including Ex Principle of Veterinary Collage Prof Dr Muhammad Ajmal,Mr Akhlaq Ahmad Tarar participated. In which flute performance, Musical chairs, races, archery contests featured the event. Renowned Singer Hamid Ali Khan also attended the function and entertained the participants with his singing.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Sadiq said that in our country livestock, dairy and poultry sector rapidly flourishing day by day. He advised young veterinarian to focus on their studies and work hard in their respective fields with full of dedication. He said there are many opportunities available for young veterinarian regarding internship and job for their bright future. Dr Sadiq along with Dr Pasha distributed prize gifts among the winners of all contests.
In his address, Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha listed the curricular and extra-curricular achievements, infrastructure development, trainings, international conferences, seminars, workshops of the UVAS and its development projects and clinical and advisory services for the benefit of poor farming community.
Later UVAS Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Masood Rabbani chaired the oath-taking ceremony and administered oath to the office-bearers of alumni.
The new elected office-bearers are President Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, Senior Vice-President Dr Shahzad Naveed Jadoon, Vice-President Col Jalil Aftab, General Secretary Prof Dr Kamran Ashraf, Treasurer Dr Muhammad Avais, Joint Secretary Dr Anwaar Hussain Rizvi, Press & Publication Secretary Dr Mahmood Qureshi, President (Punjab) Dr Naveed Niazi, President (KPK) Dr Tasawar Ilyas, President (Sindh) Prof Dr Ahmad Sultan Jatoi, President (Balochistan) Dr Sher Ali Bangash, President (AJK) Dr Adnan Rasheed Malik, President (Gilgit Baltistan), Dr Ghulam Abbas and Representative of RV&FC Col (Retd) Dr Muhammad Ali.