ISLAMABAD: President International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) Dr. Ahmed Youasif Al-Draiweesh has inaugurated grand book fair and medical camp at the university amid preparations and excitement of 26th cultural week going to be inaugurated today on March 18 (Tuesday).
The event will be inaugurated by Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Inter-faith Harmony Sardar Muhammad Yousif.
More than 25 stalls were set in the book fair where President IIUI, Vice President Dr. Mohammad Bashir Khan and Director General Gulzar Ahmed Khwaja and deans and directors visited the stalls. While the medical camp which was organised by the sociology department of the university in collaboration with Al-Shifa eye trust was also inaugurated by Dr. Al–Draiweesh where a large number of students participated in the camp.
He lauded the services of doctors and department for facilitating the students and President appreciated the efforts of all medical team. He advised the students care their health as the body has rights.
Dr. Al-Draiweesh termed students a valuable asset of the nation and prosperous future is associated with their potential. He stressed upon the student to opt modesty in their routine life as the heath is top on this.
Meanwhile, a delegation of the faculty members and students from Imam Muhammad Bin Saud University Saudi Arabia also called on President IIUI and told him that they were excited to join the 26th cultural week of the university. Dr. Al-Draiweesh thanked the delegates and hoped they would help to further promote cooperation among both universities.