LAHORE - Punjab University Department of English (Language and Literature) observed community service week aim at to highlight the importance of community service among students and prepare them to volunteer for the noble activity.

‘Community Service Week’ was arranged by the Social Work Club of the Department.

Various activities were held to inculcate amongst students the need and importance of community service. Special lectures were arranged at the Sirajuddin Auditorium to create awareness among the young graduates.

The students were educated that donated service or activity performed by volunteers to benefit of the public as well as institutions could play a vital role in changing plight of societies faced by many economic challenges.

In her lecture, Rubeena Shakeel underlined the need to educate poor and deprived children and highlighted efforts to improve the plight of underprivileged children in the slums and far-flung areas of the provincial metropolis.