The Sociology Department of FATA University has arranged One Day Seminar on “Introduction to Pukhtoon Culture and its Challenges” in FATA University, FR Kohat on February 06, 2017.
A renowned poet and writer Prof. Dr. Abaseen Yousafzai, Chairman Department of Pashto, Islamic College University, Peshawar was the Guest Speaker and Vice Chancellor FATA University Prof. Dr. M. Tahir Shah (T.I) was the Chief Guest at the occasion.
Dr. Yousafzai elaborated, in his speech, the different aspects of Pukhtoon Culture and briefed the students regarding various types of Pukhtoon tribes and their relative cultures. He also discussed the challenges which are being faced by Pukhtoon tribes in keeping their Phukhtoon Culture intact due to recent rapid influx of the electronic media.
The Vice Chancellor thanked the speaker for his valuable thoughts and urge the students to get maximum benefit of such kind of seminars so that they can play their role in bringing reforms in the society to their best. He also appreciated the faculty and staff of the FATA University on organizing the seminar. He also announced that Laptop received from HEC under the Prime Minister Laptop Scheme will be distributed among the students of FATA University who will secure good grades in Fall Semester.
At the end of the event, the Vice Chancellor presented a shield to the Guest Speaker on behalf of the FATA University.