By: Adeel Alvi
KHAIRPUR :A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked between Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur and Makhdoom Abdul Rahman Shaheed Cultural, Educational and Development Trust, Khuhra. Prof. Dr. Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Vice Chancellor Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur and Makhdoom Nadeem Ahmed Hashmi, Chairman of the Trust signed the MoU.
The trust shall cooperate for the arrangement of Seminars, conferences on Sufism, Peace, Tolerance, Education, Culture in collaboration with Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur. The teaching and research work of Makhdoom Abdul Rahman Shaheed and other Saints will be carried out. The trust will establish any institute for the education of Sufism. The University will provide technical support for the development of the syllabus.
Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur under this agreement, will conduct the research work of M. Phil and Ph. D program on Islamic Studies, Sufism, History and Culture. Moreover, the seminars will be organized on the life of Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai, Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, Sachal Sarmast, Makhdoom Abdul Rahman Shaheed, Sufi Shah Inayat and others. The Makhdoom Abdul Rahman Shaheed Chair will be established at Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur.
Prof. Dr. Taj Muhammad Lashari Dean Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Sajjad Ali Raeesi, Director Institute of Islamic Studies, Prof. Altaf Aseem, Focal Person of the Trust, Dr. Naveed Ahmed Shaikh, Director Postgraduate Studies, Dr. Noor Hassan Chandio, Incharge Department of Geography, Mr. Ashfaque Shaikh, Mr. Zohaib Memon, Secretary to Vice Chancellor and others were present on this occasion.