PESHAWAR: The Institute of Chemical Sciences organized a CHEM FUN (funfair) on Tuesday which was enjoyed by the staff members, students, and visitors.
UoP vice-chancellor Prof Dr. Muhammad Idrees inaugurated the event, which was also attended by the varsity’s registrar Mr Saifullah Khan and a large number of students and visitors.
Vice Chancellor was warmly welcomed and flanked by the Director Institute of Chemical Sciences Prof Dr. Syed Qaiser Shah, Dr. Adnan Khan, Dr. Gul Rahman, Dr. Anwar-Ul-Haq Ali Shah, Dr. Rasool Khan, Dr.Nauman Ali, Dr. Muhammad Yaseen, Dr. Ata-ur-Rahman, Dr. Salman Zafar, Dr. Waqas Ali, Dr. Sajjad Ullah, Dr. Latif Ur Rahman, Dr. Waseem Hassan, Dr. Zahid Khan, Dr. Saima Sohni, Dr. Raheela Taj, Dr. Humaira Shahzad, Mr Kifayat Ullah, and Dr. Shaukat Ali.
The students of Organic Chemistry, In-Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Applied Chemistry had arranged various stalls where traditional and cultural items, foods, and handicrafts were displayed.
Stalls were reserved for the traditional handicrafts from Kohistan, Swabi, and Chitral districts where Chitrali patti, caps, chadar (sheet, shawl), cloak, etc were displayed. There were also stalls of various traditional and cultural items and handicrafts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Some of the stalls were specifically arranged for the girl students and women visitors and a rush was seen all over the day.
They include stalls for Mehndi(henna) and bangles, face painting, gems and jewelry, and foodstuff like biryani, burgers, tea, fast food, etc.
Students also have set up their stalls in which books on chemistry had also been set up where a large number of students, locals, faculty members, research scholars, and book lovers visited the book stalls.
The VC, teachers, and students took a keen interest in works of art and praised canvas and images created by the students, who had showcased various cultural and historical places and nature.
The Director Institute of Chemical Sciences (ICS) Prof Dr. Syed Qaiser Shah distributed the cash prizes and certificates among the position holders and participating students.
- Press Release