LAHORE (Web Desk) – The protest of students of Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) Lahore campus entered second day on Tuesday after uncertainty looming over their careers following the revelation that the campus is not recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan.
The students have blocked the road causing severe traffic jam at canal road and surroundings.
The students protested against varsity’s lack of recognition by the HEC and chanted loud slogans against the administration.
They complained they are being awarding degrees which are not recognized the country’s higher education authority.
The lack of recognition essentially puts future of as many as five thousand students on stake. The demonstrators demanded immediate recognition of the campus.
The spokesperson of BZU Lahore campus said they are trying to attain HEC’s recognition and that it will happen soon.