The Cake Cutting Ceremony of Christmas was held at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto performed the Cake Cutting Ceremony organized by the Employees Welfare Association (EWA), Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur.

Speaking to the participants of the ceremony, Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto said, I firmly believe in religious harmony, interfaith dialogue and tolerance, because Islam teaches about the veneration for all religions. He added that Islam is religion of peace and brotherhood. On this auspicious occasion, I extend my felicitation to the Christian fraternity and our employees of Christian community. It is high time that the rights of the minorities may be promoted and protected.  

Dr. Ibupoto appreciated the efforts of EWA for organizing this ceremony to pay the homage to Christian community employees of the University.

Mr. Qalandar Bux Bozdar, President, EWA and Mr. Muhammad Aslam Ghumro, General Secretary lauded the efforts of Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto for respecting the Christian community employees. They said the University administration respects the minority communities. It is highly commended that Vice Chancellor despite financial crisis has disbursed the advance salaries to the Christian community on the auspicious occasion of Christmas.

Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto, Registrar, Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Phulpoto, Controller of Examinations, Mr. Muhammad Hassan Mahesar, Mr. Tufail Mangi, Mr. Rajib Chandio, Mr. Gulzar Maseeh, Mr. Yousuf Maseeh and large number of employees were present in the ceremony.

Mr. Ahmed Ali Qureshi, Deputy Commissioner, Khairpur and Mr. Nosherwan Ali Chandio, S.P Headquarter, Khairpur called on Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur at Vice Chancellor Secretariat.

Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto warmly welcomed the Deputy Commissioner and S.P Headquarter. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto apprised the visiting guests about the academic, development and research activities at the campus. Dr. Ibupoto narrated that we are committed to provide the higher education to our youth at minimum cost because these students belong to below poverty line. Vice Chancellor remarked that this University has a central place which joints as triangle of three provinces. Vice Chancellor said we are striving to maintain peace and tranquility at campus with the cooperation of the District Administration.

Mr. Ahmed Ali Qureshi, Deputy Commissioner extended felicitation to Dr. Khalil Ibupoto for joining this third largest Public Sector University of Sindh province. He assured the Vice Chancellor that in the capacity of Deputy Commissioner, we will extend full cooperation to administration of this University. We will provide maximum and possible support for the development of this University in the shape of different projects.

Mr. Nosherwan Ali Chandio, S.P Headquarter assured the Vice Chancellor that in the capacity of S.P Headquarter will provide foolproof security of the campus and we will maintain close liaison for the betterment of peaceful, congenial and conducive environment at the campus.

Ms. Kiran Shah Rashdi, Assistant Director Planning & Development, Khairpur and Mr. Mureed Hussain Ibupoto, Registrar were present.

Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur paid a visit of on going Annual Examinations of L.L.B Part-I (Three Years Program) at A.B.D Law College, Sukkur.

Talking to the appearing candidates, Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto while referring the importance of legal education, said that the legal education is an important education which provides knowledge about laws, rules, regulations and constitutions. He said we are striving to improve the legal education because the candidates of the time are future lawyers and judges. With their better understanding about law, there will be a congenial and conducive environment for Bar and Bench, as result speedy justice will be provide to the people, he added. 

Dr. Ibupoto visited the Examinations Blocks extensively and felt his entire satisfaction over the arrangements made for the conduct of Examinations.

Advocate Imtiaz Ali Soomro, Principal of the College briefed the Vice Chancellor about the available facilities for the students i.e. Seminar Library, Digital Library and other allied facilities.

During the visit, Advocate Manzoor Hussain Larik, Dean Faculty of Law, Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari, Director Media & Public Relations, Mr. Ghulam Shabbir Phulpoto, Controller of Examinations and others were present

A Farewell Reception was hosted by the Vice Chancellor Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto in the honor of Prof. Dr. Imdad Hussain Sahito, Dean Faculty of Social Sciences in recognition of his academic, research and administrative services rendered by him on attaining his superannuation.

Speaking to the participants of the reception, Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto said Professor never retires because he is teaching the nation up to his last breath. Prof. Dr. Imdad Hussain Sahito played a pivotal role in the development of the University. His services will be lauded because he remained committed, devoted Professor. His integrity and character is very high in his practical life, he added.

Prof. Dr. Imdad Hussain Sahito appreciated the good will gesture extended by the Vice Chancellor for hosting a reception in his honor. He said, Dr. Ibupoto is trend setter and he is recognizing the services of Professors who attain their superannuation. He said teaching is my choice, I have produced talented and obedient students serving at the society in befitting manner.

Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Hussain Mahar, Dean Faculty of Physical Sciences, Prof. Dr. Ghulam Mustafa Mashori, Dean Faculty of Arts & Languages, Prof. Dr. Mumtaz Ali Junejo, Dean Faculty of Management Sciences, Prof. Dr. Minhoon Khan Laghari, President, Shah Abdul Latif University Teachers’ Association (SALUTA), Prof. Dr. Ikhtiar Ali Ghumro, General Secretary SALUTA, Prof. Dr. Amir Ali Chandio, Dr. Fayaz Raza Chandio, Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari, Dr. Santosh Kumar, Dr. Sajjad Raeesi and Dr. Inayatullah Bhatti also spoke on this occasion.

They said that Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto has introduced excellent tradition to host reception in honor of retiring Professors. They said that Dr. Sahito is man of high character and integrity. He has contributed for the cause of humanity. He always believes in spiritualism, he is a best teacher, cool minded. They said Dr. Sahito constantly faced the different challenges during his assignments. He is a religious scholar also. He remained impartial and his attitude remained polite with the students and public, he is a fatherly figure.

A large number of Professors, and Officers attended the reception.

Mr. Muhammad Hassan Shaikh conducted the proceedings.