Karachi University (KU) Administration has issued a notice for faculty & students of the University that DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor will be addressing the students on 12th October at Arts Auditorium. The notice revealed the timing of the address to be 10:30 am but the topic of the address was not revealed.
Visits by DG ISPR to educational institutes are nothing new recently Chief of Army Staff addressed representatives from different education institutes on a seminar entitled ‘Role of Youth In Rejecting Extremism.’ It is expected that the current visit by DG ISPR will also be on the same topic.
CTD Incharge Sanaullah Abbasi also talked about religious views among students after which he faced criticism. In a TV interview he said that students who start praying, taking veil or doing Dawah is a potential threat. After his remarks he faced opposition for declaring religious obligations as ‘abnormal activities’ & potential threat.