KARACHI: Sindh Governor Dr. Ishratul Ebad has said that the establishment of Confucius Institute of Chinese Language at the University of Karachi will be very helpful for the learners of the language.
He was speaking at the Special Convocation of the KU at the Governor House, in which the degree of DSC (Honoris Causa) was conferred on Sichuan Normal University Changu’s president Dr. Zhou Jieming, said a handout issued here on Wednesday.
The Governor congratulated Dr. Zhou over the conferment of ‘Life-long achievements’ degree on him for promoting the Chinese language not only in Pakistan but across the world.
He said that the Confucius Institute of Chinese Language will prove a land mark in Pak-China relations.
KU Vice Chancellor Dr. Muhammad Qaiser Ahmed and Dr. Zhou also spoke.
Provincial Law Minister Dr. Sikandar Mehandro, Adviser Higher Education Syed Wajahat Ali, KU Syndicate members, deans and other faculty members attended the programme.