LAHORE: The provincial selection board promoted 21 officers of four departments to next grade.

The PSB-One meeting was chaired by Chief Secretary Khizar Hayat Gondal. Secretary Services, Agriculture, Finance, Communications and Works, regulation and other officers also attended the meeting. DCO Hafizabad Mansoor Qadir, DCO Toba Tek Singh Aamir Ijaz Akbar, Ahmed Ali Zafar Agriculture Additional Secretary, Ijaz Ahmad, Mukhtar Ahmed and others were promoted. Moreover, officers from Communications and Works were promoted to Grade 20.–Staff Reporter

PU teacher honoured

LAHORE: Punjab University Department of Electrical Engineering’s Assistant Professor Engr. Dr Muhammad Azhar Naeem has been selected by International Center for Theoretical Physics, Italy for the training workshop “Advanced School/Workshop on Fibre Optics: Light in action from Science to Technology”.

This training is funded by UNESCO and co-sponsored by The Optical Society of America, SPIE and University of Fort Hare, South Africa. The workshop will be held at University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa from September 28 to October 1, 2015.

This workshop aims at connecting scientists from all over the developing countries on a topic in which there is a critical mass of researchers and which will have a high impact on scientific and economic development.–APP