KARACHI  - The campuses of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) are being established in Khudabad and Mithi in the province of Sindh.This was announced by the Sindh Minister for Education and Literacy, Pir Mazhar ul Haq, along with the officials of the AIOU here on Monday. The minister said that such campuses would also be set up in Shikarpur and other districts. He pointed out that during the dictatorial regime, Sindh was ignored in the realms of higher education.Mazhar said that Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto had laid the foundation of optic fibre in Pakistan and had introduced the computer education.He said that in accordance with the vision of the great leader, computer labs are being established in all the schools and colleges in Sindh so that the youngsters could acquire modern education.Pir Mazhar also announced giving 100 scholarships to the AIOU from the Sindh Government’s endowment fund.He said that for imparting education of Chinese language, the Chinese Language Centres are being set up. The Vice-Chancellor of AIOU, Prof Nazeer Sangi, was also present on the occasion. A delegation of the AIOU gave a detailed briefing to the Sindh Minister for Education. An MoU was signed for setting up of AIOU campuses in Khudabad, a city of District Dadu as well as Mithi.