IIUI rector directs to beef up security at varsity



A meeting to review overall security situation at the International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) campuses amid prevailing circumstances of terrorism in the country was held here Saturday at new campus of the university.

Chairing the meeting, IIUI Rector Dr Masoom Yasinzai said that the recent wave of terrorism in the country warranted immediate measures to devise a comprehensive policy regarding security measures at IIUI campuses, while fateha was also offered for those who lost their lives in the recent carnages of Lahore and Sehwan, said a news release on Saturday.

Dr Masoom emphasized that an elaborate policy be, accordingly, chalked out which should, inter alia, cover the status of security in women campus, male campus, admin block and Faisal Masjid campus, and directed that beef-up security measures be taken to avoid any untoward situation.

Earlier, the chief security officer briefed the chair and the participants in a presentation regarding security measures, plans and initiatives taken to beef up the security. The meeting was also attended by vice-presidents, director general and other officials.