Stressing the medical students to work day and night to solve problems being faced by the country, IG National Highways and Motorway Police Zulfiqar Ahmad Cheema said that a country is just like a mother whose sons and daughters look after her day and night in case it goes under the weather and they do not run away from their obligations.

Addressing the teachers and students of Nishtar Medical College here, he added that it was not worth the sons of a great personality like Quide-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah to be inspired by foreign/Indian civilization, culture or imitate.

He said that we got a separate country for the protection of our culture and values. “We must adhere to our values in this country. The new generation has been pushed to inferiority complex by a conspiracy and now youth will have to come out of this darkness and depression,” he added. He advised the students to believe in themselves and work hard. He assured them that the future of their country was brighter than their expectations. The founder of Pakistan Quide-e-Azam said that the youth is the protector of Pakistan and they should equip themselves with higher education for the purpose. He said that millions of Muslim youth was inspired by Allama Iqbal from all over the world. “We should follow the teachings of Iqbal,” he added. The IG further advised that the students should specialize themselves in the field of science and research. He asked the students to respect their parents and law of the country. They should love their country and abhor corruption malpractice and illegal gratifications.

Talking about road safety, the IG said that seat belt should be fastened while driving, mobile phone should not be used and speed limit should be observed. He emphasized that all the students should wear helmet on bike.

Principal Nishtar Medical College Professor Dr. Samee Akhtar said that weakness is the bone of contention in the world and we should strengthen our country with the weapon of education.

The IG also asked questions about road safety and distributed prizes among students for right answers. Student enchanted slogans of ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ and remarked that IG s’ address had removed many misconceptions from their minds and their hearts are filled with love for country.

The event was attended by Zubair Hashmi DIG Motorway Police, SSP Ghulam Jaffar and large number of students and teachers.