Punjab University Audio Video Library is designated with the Name of Hafiz Abdur Rehman
Lahore: Students of PU. Institute of Communication Studies organized a memorial seminar on Hafiz Abdur Rehman (Shaheed Jamia Naeemia Lahore). The reference was presided by Dr, Ahsan Akhtar Naz, Director ICS Punjab University.
While Dr Mughees-uddin Sheikh. (Dean, Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences).and senior faculty members Dr Nosheena Saleem, Savera Shami, Naveed Iqbal Ch,and Shafiq Ahmed Kamboh were the speakers. Not only faculty members but also a large number of students attended the ceremony and paid their heartiest tribute to Hafiz Abdur Rehman Shaheed.
The formal session of seminar was started with recitation of Quranic verses regarding honour of shahadat and its importance in Islam. Naat sharif by M.A.Fani cast a spell over audience.
While addressing Dr Mughees Said, “I had a special attachment with Abdur Rehman but it’s his greatness that he never used it for gaining any undue or even due favour from me. He was young, energetic and extremely talented student that we ever had in our institute”.
“Abdur Rehman was one of the dearest students of the faculty members. He learned all the radio work in no time and was very helpful to his juniors as well”. Naveed Ch. A faculty member said in the ceremony. He further added that he was one of the pioneer members of ilmkidunya.com (Pakistan’s biggest educational website). He never missed coverage of any institute activity on said website.
Shafiq Ahmed Kamboh a faculty member said that even though I never had a chance to teach Abdur Rehman but I observed him as a very respectful and obedient student.
Dr Naz, Director PU.ICS designated Audio Video Library with the name of Shaheed Abdur Rehman in his presidential comments to the faculty and the students. He further added that I am teaching in this department since 1992 and I found Abdur Rehman remarkable journalist his services for ilmkidunya are unforgettable.