The cash prizes were distributed among the gardeners as token of appreciation
The Annual Flower Exhibition-2023 was organized Thursday by the Nursery & Beautification Section, Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU), Khairpur.
Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor SALU, Prof. Dr. Zahid Hussain Khand, Vice Chancellor, The Aror University of Art, Architecture, Design and Heritage, Sukkur and Haider Zaman Khattak, Secretary, Pakistan Science Foundation, Islamabad jointly inaugurated the exhibition.
Speaking on this occasion, Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto said that flowers are source of beauty and fragrance as result it inspire the human being. He said flowers reflect the beauty of nature. It is need of the time to plant trees and flowers to mitigate the adverse impact of climate change.
He appreciated the efforts of Prof. Dr. Hissamuddin Shaikh, Chairman, Nursery & Beautification Section along with his team especially the gardeners who contributed day and night in the successful organizing of this exhibition.
Speaking as chief guest of exhibition, Prof. Dr. Zahid Hussain Khand Vice Chancellor, The Aror University of Art, Architecture, Design and Heritage, Sukkur said that trees are the cylinder of oxygen gas. We witnessed in the outbreak of COVID-19, the scarcity of oxygen in the environment.
Dr. Khand said for balanced environment, it is imperative to plant trees.
Haider Zaman Khattak said Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur is a premier institute of Sindh province working dynamically in the capacity building of the teachers, students and staff. He said this exhibition is part of nature loving activity.
Meanwhile, Sharjeel Noor Channa, Deputy Commissioner, Khairpur also witnessed the exhibition. He expressed that Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur is committed to provide hygienic and nature friendly environment to the students and staff. The flower exhibition reflects love with the nature.
Earlier, Prof. Dr. Hissamuddin Shaikh, Chairman Nursery & Beautification Section cordially welcomed the faculty members, guests, civil society activists, media persons and students on the eve of annual flower exhibition. He said under the patronage of the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, this event is being organized in befitting manner. He also appreciated the work of the gardeners of the Nursery & Beautification Section.
Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto and Prof. Dr. Zahid Hussain Khand distributed cash prizes as token of appreciation among the gardeners.