Peshawar: Election to Syndicate constituency of Administrative Officers at Islamia College Peshawar in the light of Universities Act 2015 was carried out in Islamia College Peshawar here on Monday. According to the results, notified by Registrar ICP, Mr. Zakria Qasmi and Mr. Arif Ul Haq have been elected as members of the Syndicate, with 11 and 12 votes respectively.
It is pertinent to mention here that the election was part of amendments made in Universities Act 2015. This was second round of the elections. Earlier, Mr. Irfan Ullah Kamran Marwat and Mr. Amir Izhar were elected as members of the Senate ICP among the administrative Officers.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Zakria Qasmi thanked Mr. Ajmal khan – VC ICP and praised his efforts for implementing the Act in letter and spirit. Mr. Arif Ul Haq was of the opinion that in order to ensure smooth running of the affairs, elections to the Syndicate was important. He applauded the role of Dr. Sareer Badshah, Registrar ICP and Dr. Murad Khan- Returning Officer for carrying out the elections in free and fair manner.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Amir Izhar – President of the Academic Managers Association showed satisfaction over the efforts of administration in implementing the Act. He also thanked and praised Mr. Mushtaq Ghani for showing serious interest in the affairs of the Universities and the related issues therein. Universities will feel the positive impact soon, after representation is being given to Administrative Officers, in Senate and Syndicate said President AMA.