LAHORE – Punjab University has awarded 5 PhD degrees to the scholars in which Bushra Tabassum d/o Muhammad Ramzan in the subject of Molecular Biology after approval of her thesis entitled “siRNA Based Gene Silencing of Potato Virus Y”, Nasir Ahmad s/o Rashid Ahmad in the subject of Biological Sciences after approval of his thesis entitled “Amylolytic Enzyme(s) From Hyperthermophilic Archaea: Cloning and Characterisation’’, Ziaur Rehman s/o Muhammad Shamoon Samim in the subject of Islamic Studies after approval of his thesis entitled “Al Tafseerul Kashif Manhaj Wa Tafurdat”, Shafaq Rasheed d/o Malik Abdul Rasheed in the subject of Punjabi after approval of her thesis entitled “Si Harfi (Mudh Qadeem Ton 2007 Tikr)” and Mamoona Mushtaq d/o Muhammad Mushtaq in the subject of Applied Psychology after approval of her thesis entitled “Psychological Risk Factors and Coping Strategies of Hypertension”.

Results: PU Examinations Department has declared the results of MSc Psychology Part-I & II, annual exam 2012 and MSc Gender Studies Part-II, annual exam 2012. Detailed results are also available at PU website

Meanwhile, the annual election of Military Accounts Employees Association is going to be held at CMA Complex near Railways Station Lahore Cantt on Thursday (today).

Around 2000 staff is working in Military Accounts Department working under Auditor General of Pakistan.

ACTION: Chief Traffic Officer Sohail Chaudhry on Wednesday said police were making efforts for smooth flow of traffic and awareness among people regarding rules.

According to CTO office, education teams of the city traffic police had educated people and taken an action against violators of traffic rules.

The CTO said police had taken an action against 105,822 violators of traffic signals, 89,499 cellphone users during driving, 5,863 tinted glasses and other violators in 2012.