Punjab University Vice Chancellor Dr Mujahid Kamran while addressing a ceremony organised by PU Library in connection with World Book and Copyright Day on Monday said that books play important role in the life of nations and universities. 
Senator Jahangir Badar, Deputy Chief Librarian Haroon Usmani, chief librarians of various public sector libraries, faculty members and a large number of students were present on the occasion.
Dr Kamran said that the main library had rapidly progressed under the leadership of Chaudhry Hanif and library’s environment and services had improved manifold. He also thanked Senator Jahangir Badar for providing fund of Rs4 million for Preservation and Conservation Section from federal government.  Senator Jahangir Badar said that PU Library was the best and most updated library of the country and the credit went to Chaudhry Hanif.
Lecture
PU Department of Philosophy is organizing a seminar on the topic of “Origin of Iqbal’s Wisdom - Quran” at Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology at 9:30am. PU VC Dr Mujahid Kamran will preside over the seminar while Prof Dr Muhammad Akram Chaudhry will deliver special lecture on the topic.