Development of blue economy in Balochistan to end economic slump: Governor

QUETTA, Sep 26 (APP): Governor Balochistan Malik Abdul Wali Khan Kakar on Tuesday said that the development of the blue economy in Balochistan could end the economic stagnation of the areas.

Utilization of marine resources in the long coastal belt and development of related economic activities will prove to be the forerunner of a new economic revolution, he said adding that in this regard, it was necessary that all the public sector universities of Makran belt including the University of Gwadar should make blue economy revenue generation an integral part of their strategic plan.

The Governor of Balochistan praised the tireless efforts of University of Gwadar Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir and his entire team.

He expressed these views while presiding over the first Senate meeting of the University of Gwadar.

On this occasion, Justice Hashim Khan Kakar, Judge of Balochistan High Court, Vice Chancellor the University of Gwadar Prof. Dr. Abdul Razzaq Sabir, Provincial Secretary Dostain Jamaldini, Vice Chancellor Lasbela University Dr. Dost Muhammad Baloch, Principal Secretary to Governor Balochistan Hashim Khan Ghalzai, Pro Vice-Chancellor Mir Chakar Khan Rind University Sibi Dr. Mushtaq Shah, Additional Secretary Finance Mumtaz Longo, Additional Secretary Shakeel, Director General of Higher Education Commission (HEC) Dr. Zahoor Ahmed Bazai and all members of Gwadar University were present in the meeting.

While presiding over the Senate meeting of Gwadar University, Governor Balochistan Malik Abdul Wali Khan Kakar said that the purpose of the university is to promote modern education based on research and the goal of a self-sufficient and developed Balochistan could be made possible only by equipping the new generation with modern scientific knowledge.

He said that in order to run the affairs of the university in a better way, it was necessary to make timely wise decisions and only good decisions would yield good results.

The Governor said that you could build a new future by properly evaluating your objective situation.

He also emphasized to the Vice Chancellor that there is an urgent need to improve the performance of the syndicate and bring better changes in it because the decisions of the Syndicate come to the Senate.

Several important decisions were made in light of the recommendations and suggestions of the participants.

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