PESHAWAR – Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Barrister Masood Kausar has urged the graduating students of universities to make the basic human values of life as part of their personality, which, he added, is also the best way to bring the society on constructive lines.

Addressing the cash awards distribution ceremony arranged for gold medalist graduates of KUST for the sessions 2009, 2010 and 2011 held at Governor’s House Peshawar, the governor further stated that the students though being seemed to be young yet the nation expects from them to be wisdom providers and offering guidance to it. It merits a mention here that the governor has announced cash awards for the gold medalists at the convocation of the university.

Provincial Secretary Higher Education Mrs Farah Hamed Khan and Secretary to Governor, Mr Muhammad Abid Majeed besides the Vice Chancellor of the University Prof Dr Jamal Khattak were also present on this occasion, governor congratulated the students for achieving the honours and also realised them that the nature is very kind to the people of our province and has blessed them with tremendous natural resources. However, he pointed out it is also must to ensure their efficient utilisation as well. There can never be any alternative to education in making this possible and expressed the hope that they would fully apply the available means in coming upto the expectations.

He also stressed the importance of the sports activities and said that those are must for developing mental abilities as well. He expressed the hope that the graduates would come upto the expectations in playing an inspiring role for their followers in making the desired goals towards promotion of higher knowledge achievable. The holding of this grand event, the Governor said, also speaks our determination to encourage talented students and appreciate their performance.

Earlier, Prof Dr Nasir Jamal, Vice Chancellor of the University said that we are here at the Governor’s House to celebrate the distinctive achievements of the gold medalists which indeed in a unique occasion in the history of University and lives of the graduates.

“We at the campus have produced wonderful graduates and good citizens for the society and we are thankful to the Governor for honouring us with this unique occasion of the acknowledgement in this respect”, he said.