SA passes bills for establishing ‘Altaf Hussain University’

10:19 AM | 9 Dec, 2014
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KARACHI:

Sindh Assembly (SA) on Tuesday unanimously passed the bills for establishing “Altaf Hussaing University” in Karachi and Hyderabad.

Two bills pertaining to the formation of university bearing the name of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain were passed on the notices of MQM lawmakers Faisal Sabzwari, Syed Sardar Ahmad, Khwaja Izharul Hasan, Aamir Moin Pirzada and others during the private members day.

Both the bills were adopted by the house undisputedly. The house consented in favor of university formation in Karachi and Hyderabad after short discussion.

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) MPA Ghulam Qadir Chandio notified tabling the bill for formation of the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University at Shaheed Benazirabad. However, the discussion on the bill was in progress.

The assembly session was summoned by Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ibad.