Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday inaugurated the Pak-Austria Fachhochschule Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology (PAF-IAST) in Haripur. The premier was the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony, according to Siasatpk.
According to the Urdu news website, the new institute is the brain-child of the provincial government of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. The institute is part of an effort to create technical education infrastructure for the province at all professional levels.
China-Pakistan Economic Authority Chairman Lt Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa welcomed the inauguration of the institute.
Monumental:Pak- Austria-Fachhochschule Institute of Applied Sciences & technology in Haripur to be inaugurated by @ImranKhanPTI today.Reflects vision of state of the art Science&tech education infrastructure/broad based industrial/knowledge based economy. #PakistanMovingForward
— Asim Saleem Bajwa (@AsimSBajwa) September 17, 2020