A condolence reference held at Government College University

LAHORE:04 August:reference A condolence reference was held at Government College University Lahore on Thursday to pay tribute to Dr Jaffer Hussain, in charge of Statistics Department, who passed away last week at the age of 42. Dr Hussain, who was also awarded doctor of philosophy (PhD) degree in Statistics last year from GCU, left behind a widow and two children. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah, GCU deans Prof Dr Islam Ullah Khan, Prof Dr Tahir Kamran, Prof Dr Iqbal Shah and Prof Dr Riaz Ahmed, all senior faculty members and staff of the university and the deceased's family attended the condolence reference. Speaking on the occasion, the VC said Dr Jaffer Hussain was an honest, dedicated and hardworking teacher and colleague, and his services for the university would always be remembered. He said void created by his demise in the Statistics Department could never be filled. “I tender my sincere sympathy to his children who had lost their father, who was an honest and highly valuable person, at a very tender age. I wish them success in life, and our doors are always open for them for every kind of help, assistance or guidance,” the VC said. The reference was also addressed by Prof Dr Sultan Shah and Prof Inam-ul-Haq. Special prayers were offered for late departed soul on the occasion. Prof Inam-ul-Haq highlighted the different aspects of Dr Jaffer Hussain's life, and his noble character as a teacher, father, brother and friend. reshuffled: The Punjab government reshuffled 11 officers and in this regard Services & General Administration Department (S&GAD) issued a notification on Thursday. According to the notification, Director Land Record Board of Revenue Asif Iqbal and Secretary Board of Revenue (BoR) Liaqat Ali Bhatti have replaced each other. Deputy Secretary Schools Education Umar Asad, Additional Commissioner Coordination Rawalpindi Tariq Mahmood and Deputy Director Overseas Pakistanis Rubi Ch have been made Officer on Special Duty (OSD), while order of Additional Programme Director (PMU) Education Sector Reforms Programme has been withdrawn. Meanwhile Deputy Secretary Cabinet Tariq Salim has been transferred and posted as ADCG Rawalpindi, Ali Shahzad (awaiting posting) as Deputy Secretary Cabinet, Additional Commissioner Finance & Planning Khanewal as ADCG Khanewal vice Iftikhar Ali already transferred and posted as additional commissioner (F&P) Khanewal and Rizwan Nazir (awaiting posting) as Deputy Director Overseas Pakistanis.The news.

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