International Women’s Day was celebrated at University of Engineering and Technology Lahore. Historical imbalance status and deprive from basic rights are being addressed adequately for empowering women. It was stated by Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid while addressing to female faculty and students in a seminar arranged by ASME and Zimal Female UET Students Societies at campus. He “Many concrete measures have been taking by government after its realization and approach to push the major part of society into main streamline through economic and social initiatives because no country can be developed without empowering women”.
On this occasion, famous T.V Anchor Sundas Jameel said that “Dominancy should be replaced with gender equality which is an essential element to stabilize the society. And this approach will enable Pakistan to compete rest of the world in every walk of life”. Meanwhile Prof. Dr. Neelum Naz and Prof. Dr. Rehana Sharif from UET, Prof. Dr. Shazia from GCU Lahore, Farah Jamil and Member UET syndicate Naheed Ghazanfar also urged youth to demonstrate their potential and excel in all growing fields for playing productive role. In the end, an awareness walk led by Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid was also held in campus.