As an ongoing activity at PARC-SARC, Karachi University Campus, the Seminar Secretary Dr. Tahir Anwar, CSO, PMRI conducted an event for distributing internship certificates to all successful students/internees who fulfilled requirements of the internship program and attended different institutes of PARC-SARC under the supervision of their respective Directors.
Among five batches of Internees consisting 42 students, taken in 2018; a Group of 21 Students of University of Karachi hailing from Department of Agriculture and Agribusiness Management, Department of Geography and Department of Zoology participated in interactive SARC internship program under the supervision of Dr. Tahir Anwar, CSO PARC and team of Scientists at SARC.
The event was graced with special presence of the Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Karachi (UoK) Prof: Dr. Tasneem Aadam Ali as a Chief Guest accompanied with Chairperson Department of Geography UoK Prof. Dr.Shamshad Akhtar, Prof. Dr. Seema Tahir Department of Zoology UoK & Chairperson Department of Agriculture and Agribusiness Management Dr. Saboohi Raza as honorary guests.
The guests highly appreciated the efforts of PARC-SARC, commending such opportunity extended to students and valued the presence of PARC establishment (under Federal Govt. Ministry of National Food Security & Research) within vicinity. The guests insisted on extending research exposure to students and collaborating scientific expertise of PARC-SARC under learned hands of scientist of PARC-SARC.
Dr. Tahir Anwar, seminar Secretary/CSO PMRI-SARC voiced a resolution that an interdepartmental completion among students/internees be seconded to assess & instill presentation qualities for furtherance of their professional endeavored.
The event ended with vote of thanks from the organizing team represented by Mr.Bhugro Mal SSO, PMRI along with distribution of certificates and followed with light refreshment.
As a gesture to support agriculture, the occasion was marked with tree planting by each guest within PARC-SARC premises before their departure.