Administration of the Punjab University (PU) has announced to contribute in the construction of Bhasha Dam and in this regard, PU Vice Chancellor Prof Niaz Ahmed has consulted various heads of departments.

In a statement here on Friday, Prof Niaz Ahmed said that the memorable efforts of Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will be remembered in golden words in the history because construction of Bhasha Dam is a must for coping with energy and water crisis being faced by the country.

He said that because of the CJ's initiative, this project would be completed as serious efforts were being made. He said that PU's teachers, employees and students were standing side-by-side with the CJP as this project would contribute to making Pakistan's future bright.

Prof Niaz Ahmad said that PU would soon deposit cheque to Bhasha Dam fund's account.