World Science Day (ZAB-fm 106.6)

ZAB-FM 106.6 (The Voice of SZABIST Islamabad) organized a special transmission on World Science Day in collaboration with Educational Broadcasters Forum (EBF) and Technology Times Newspaper. The objective of this transmission was to produce science and technology related program to make masses aware with importance of science in daily life and to create a dialog to bridge gap between scientists and market. EBF member universities i-e Allama Iqbal Open University, Margalla College for Women,, Foundation University, SZABIST Islamabad Campus, Fatima Jinnah Women University and Riphah International University produce educational and informational program and highlighted the effectiveness of science and share that how science can bring socio-economic development in Pakistan. The transmission was mutually broadcasted from FM 106.6, FM 91.6, FM 102.2, FM 98.6 and FM 96.6.

In this regard, to award certificate to the participants, a certificate distribution ceremony was held at TV studio SZABIST. HoC SZABIST Islamabad Campus Sir Khusro Pervez Khan graced the occasion as chief guest. Media department heads, station managers and students from AIOU, Riphah International University, COMSATS, Fatima Jinnah Women University, International Islamic University, NUST, Margalla College for Women F-7/4, Foundation University and NUML also attended the ceremony. Wajid Zulqarnain (Program Manager Media) welcomed the guests and highlighted that SZABIST is a well equipped institution and willing to strengthen this mutual production, exchange of program and training series.

Senior faculty member Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan also addressed and applauded the efforts of students and managers.

At the end, HOC Khusro Pervaiz Khan appreciated the efforts of participants and ensured his full support for strengthening of EBF.

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