Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Intermediate philosophy textbooks ‘short’ in market

SAHIWAL: Two Philosophy course readings for moderate (Ist and second years) - Origin of Philosophy and Logic - have gone short in the business sector as the Punjab Textbook Board (PTB) did not put request for their printing to any approved distributer for most recent two years.

It is learnt more than 300 middle and graduation level understudies of open instructive organization don't have reasoning course book in nearby market.

PTB has the power to get prescribed course books distributed for all subjects in Punjab.

Rao Hasan, a first year understudy at the Government Post Graduate College told Dawn that he couldn't discover reasoning books in the business sector as these were short.

Some neighborhood and Urdu Bazar (Lahore) course readings merchants additionally affirmed that the rationality moderate books were not accessible in the business sector.

"The books are not being distributed for most recent two years", a neighborhood book shop said.

He said it was the sole obligation of PTB to lead market study and get to if there was lack of any reading material and afterward set request for its reproducing to some approved distributer.

Prof Dr Javed Iqbal Nadeem, the writer of both books, said the PTB was likewise in charge of arrangement of original copies and paper for republishing the required reading material.

Hameed, a First-year understudy said throughout the previous 30 days he and his schoolmates had been going from shop to shop yet couldn't discover the reasoning books as these were short in the business sector.

Dr Nadeem said he had composed to PTB secretary, bringing up the lack of these books and requesting that he arrange their reproducing yet nothing had been accomplished throughout the previous two years.

He said by principle, least 1500 reading material of a subject ought to be printed each year, including that lack of middle of the road logic books would assist debilitate understudies to select the subject that had as of now been out of pattern for as long as three decades.

At the point when reached for his position on the issue, PTB Deputy Secretary (Field) Mr Noor denied there was any lack of the middle of the road reasoning reading material in the business sector.