In connection with Punjab Youth Festival (PYF) 2014 Punjab University Directorate of Students Affairs (DSA) in collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC) organized Lahore Division Intervarsity Painting & Photography Competitions at PU College of Art & Design.
In painting’s male category Javed Iqbal and Umer Bashir from PU grabbed 1st and 2nd positions respectively while Muhammad Amir from University of Education got 3rd position.
While talking to the “Education Times” Amir said that even though we are lacking facilities but the credit goes to my teachers who always keen to give their maximum to us. He said that the students can give their best if they should be facilitated as much as they deserve.
In female Maryam Yousaf from PU got 1st, Mazia Iqbal from LCWU 2nd and Mehwish Hooria from University of Education clinched 3rd position.
Mehwish Hooria told “Education Times” that it was an opportunity to prove ourselves. She said that inner skill of the artist provokes to show which actually exist in the soul. She said that she was satisfied with the atmosphere and the facilities which were available in the institute.
While in photography’s male category both the students of PU Sikandar Hayat and Waqas Liaqat got 1st & 2nd positions respectively. In female category students from LCWU Ifrah Kaukab and Arshia Aslam clinched 1st & 2nd positions respectively and PU student Amtul Shafi grab 3rd position.
Arshia Asalm from LCWU told “Education Times” that she was very much exited and feeling proud to win the contest. She said that her skill is God gifted and she was enhancing through practice and struggle. She wanted to go further and be renowned through her art.
All the students appreciated the organizers of the event particularly Deputy Director DSA Muhammad Zubair and administrative officer Abdul Qadir for managing such a great event for the students.