islamabad-The University of National University and Modern Languages (NUML) yesterday announced to establish Iqbal Forum in the university to disseminate thoughts and message of the national poet to next generation.

In a seminar held by Urdu and Persian departments of the university under the title ‘Contemporary Perspectives of Iqbal’s Thoughts’ vision of sub-continents renowned poet and philosopher were highlighted by the speakers.

Rector NUML Major General Zia Ud Din Najam (Retd) in his address said that it is time to educate our new generation about Iqbal and provide them opportunities to study Iqbal.

Speakers also said that Iqbal’s thoughts are as important today as were in previous century because Muslims have been failed to get real message of Iqbal and that is why today the situation is going towards deterioration.

Director Allama Iqbal Institute of Research & Dialogue Islamic International University Dr Talib Hussain Sial and others attended the event.