A delegation of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday meet with worthy Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Aziz Akbar regarding awareness campaign against corruption. During this meeting various aspects of corruption and its growing impacts on society were discussed. Director NAB Syed Muhammad Husnain Ahmad, Additional Director NAB Miss Rubina, Director Student Affairs Prof. Dr. Asif Ali Qaiser and Registrar UET Muhammad Asif were also present at this occasion.
While talking to the guests Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Prof. Dr. Aziz Akbar said, “students are future of our nation, therefore, it is compulsory for them to create awareness regarding corruption for a brighter future. In the present scenario, Pakistan's development is badly affected by corruption.” He also said, “corrupt elements are major obstacles in the way to progress of Pakistan in the field of education, health and availability of basic needs. Therefore, we must make a collective fight against corruption and encourage our students to exercise faith, hard work, patience and sincerity to achieve their goals.”
While talking to Prof. Dr. Aziz Akbar, Director NAB said, “we are conducting awareness campaign across the country under which various strategies are under consideration against corruption.” He also said, “support of civil societies is also important in the fight against corruption. In this context, special skit dramas, speech competitions and seminars are being organized by students all over Pakistan.”
After this meeting, special seminar was also conducted regarding awareness on anti-corruption and its impact on society. In this seminar Additional Director Nab Miss Rubina gave a special presentation. She discussed different types of corruption and its prevention. She also shed light on rules and regulations of NAB and aware the audience about efforts made by NAB to compete with corruption. Prof. Dr. Asif Ali Qaiser said that the promotion of moral values is crucial for Pakistan to make it corruption free. In this regard UET will establish a student society which will spread the awareness against corruption and conduct different activities among students. At the end of seminar Prof. Dr. Aziz Akbar distributed shields among guests.