LAHORE - International Travelling Expo on Chemistry was opened on Friday here at Children Library Complex.

The objective is to attract the young generation towards science education by delivering complex scientific phenomena through simple hands on activities. The theme of the Expo is Chemistry and its role in our daily life because Chemistry is considered very difficult and dry subject resulting less interest of the students. The Expo is jointly organized by Pakistan Science Foundation, Embassy of France, and Punjab Education Department and Children Library Complex.

Ministry of Science and Technology Federal Secretary Akhlaq Ahmad Tarar was the chief guest on the occasion. While addressing the audience, he emphasized on need of popularization of science among the masses. He interacted with the schools and advised them to learn science by doing of science. He highlighted the importance of mother tongue in understanding various scientific phenomenon. Prof Dr Manzoor H Soomro briefed the audience about various activities of PSF for promotion and popularization of science in the country.