Thursday, March 3, 2016

Chehlum of varsity attack victims held amid tight security

CHARSADDA: The chehlum of the casualties of Bacha Khan University (BKU) assault was seen in the midst of tight security on the grounds of the college here on Tuesday.

On the event, Quran Khawani was held and unique supplications to God were offered for interminable peace of the left souls and early recuperation of the harmed.

Advanced education Secretary Farrah Hamid Khan, BKU Vice-chancellor Fazal Rahim Marwat, DIG Said Wazir, DPO Khalid Sohail, senior member of the college Abdul Sattar, enlistment center Hamidullah, chief organization Dr Shakil and PRO Saeed Khan Khalil were available on the event. The capacity was likewise gone to by cricketer Younas Khan.

Stringent efforts to establish safety were taken to turn away any untoward episode.

Activists had raged the college on January 20, executing 21 understudies, an educator and other staff individuals. The obligation regarding the assault was asserted by a group of Taliban headed by Omar Mansoor.

The college was revived on February 15 following 26 days of its conclusion to spare the valuable time of the understudies.

Conversing with writers, Vice-chancellor Fazal Rahim Marwat said that no administration functionary was welcome to the chehlum yet reports and ads in regards to it were distributed in media.

Mr Marwat said that like Younas Khan, the political pioneers could likewise go to the capacity to show solidarity with the staff and understudies of the college.

Talking on the event, Dr Shakil Ahmed said that aggressors ought to quit murdering of honest understudies and offspring of Pakhtuns.

The understudies of Army Public School were our kids however understudies of BKU are likewise offspring of Pakistan. No one came to support the groups of casualties of BKU assault," he included. Mr Ahmed said that procurement of security to each national was the obligation of the legislature.

In the interim, the understudies' activity council reported to organize a dissent outside BKU on Wednesday and stop passage of staff to the college if its requests were not met.