Lahore, June 07, 2018 (PPI-OT): An eminent businessman, Mian Asad Bashir donated rupees one million to the Government College University Lahore Endowment Fund Trust (GCU-EFT) for initiating a perpetual golden scholarship for the financially-challenged students. The scholarship would be given to a deserving student every year on merit and would cover his/her university fee as well as the hostel expenses. Mian Asad Bashir handed over the donation cheque to Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah at graceful ceremony at GCU, while GCU EFT Executive Committee Secretary Prof Dr Khalid Manzoor Butt was also present.
Speaking on the occasion, Mian Asad Bashir said that unfortunately he was not a Ravian, but he had great trust in working of GCU and its Endowment Fund. This is the fourth golden scholarship initiated by Mian Asad Bashir. Prof Butt said that costs of education were rising every year and collective efforts were required to help the bright students of the society who could not afford their academic expenses.
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