The Government of Punjab has decided to establish Khatamun Nabiyeen (PBUH) University in Lahore. According to the details, the university will be established at the Quran Institute in Mian Mir under the Auquf Department.
The development came during a meeting of Cabinet’s Standing Committee on Legislative Business (SCCLB) chaired by Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Environment Protection and Cooperation Raja Basharat with Law Minister Khurram Shahzad Virk, Law Secretary Akhtar Javed, Higher Education Secretary Ahmed Raza Sarwar in attendence.
The meeting had approved the Khatamun Nabiyeen (PBUH) University Bill in principal and Chairman Committee Raja Basharat directed the Law Department to prepare more recommendations regarding the draft. He added that as per Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman, Imran Khan’s vision of Riyasat-e-Madina, the Government f Punjab has taken several steps regarding the belief of Khatm-e-Nabuwat.
“The establishment of Khatamun Nabiyeen University is another step towards concept of Riyasat-e-Madina,” said Basharat.
Furthermore, the SSCB also considered measured to prevent errors in the publication of the Holy Quran in Punjab. It was suggested that Quran Board should be empowered to deal with errors in printing and if necessary, the law will be amended.