Minister of state Engr Muhammad Baligh ur Rehman attended the 12th convocation of capital university of science and technology today

Islamabad, December 06, 2016 (PPI-OT): Minister of State congratulated the 734 graduating students, their parents, faculty members of the university on this auspicious occasion. Education plays a pivotal role in building of a nation, our Holy Prophet (PBUH) has also emphasized upon the importance of education in our religion, said the Minister.

Speaking to the students, Minister of State said that we all should stay positive and should strive for the right cause. We have many challenges to face in our country but things are getting improved day by day, stressed the minister. Moreover he said that we should act like a civilized nation to meet the challenges of current times and avail the opportunities with full devotion.

It is heartening to note that CUST has awarded 20 PhDs degree today in the field of engineering, IT and Management Sciences, stated the minister. Hopefully these degree holders would direct their energies towards the growth of this country. Minister of State also appreciated the Punjab Government especially Mian Amir Mehmood for his contribution towards quality education.

In the end, Vice Chancellor CUST Mian Mansur Ahmed presented a token of appreciation to the State Minister. Ceremony was attended by the Deans of different departments, faculty members, students and their parents.

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