Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed appointed Chairman Higher Education Commission, formal notification was issued after approval of Prime Minister.
According to the details, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has appointed Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed as the Chairman Higher Education Commission. The search committee of the Education Ministry had sent 3 names to the Prime Minister for appointment. In the merit list prepared by the search committee, Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed was ranked 36th.
Earlier, Federal Minister of Education and Vocational Training Rana Tanveer Hussain said that the new chairman of HEC will be appointed in three to four days.
Rana Tanveer Hussain, while speaking at the inauguration of the new building of IBCC and talking to journalists, said that the VC of Urdu University was supposed to return home from Canada by July 15, but he did not come, now for two more days. If they do not come, orders have been given to the Acting VC, Urdu University is a victim of ad hocism, there are irregularities, there is a mafia.