RAWALPINDI (Online) – The Punjab government has accorded final approval to hand over Gordon College Rawalpindi to Sialkot Missionary Mission.

According to officials, a committee has been constituted to work out a plan for handing over the charge of college to the missionary.

The college came into being in 1898 and its old name was Gordon Christian College and later it was named as Gordon College following nationalisation of education institutes by former prime minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.