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UE alumnus lauded for attaining Sitara-i-Imtiaz

By Our Correspondent
May 07, 2024
M Sarwar Gondal, an alumnus of the varsity exchanges their views during a ceremony organized by  the University of Education, Lahore on May 6, 2024. — X/@ue_edu_pk
M Sarwar Gondal, an alumnus of the varsity exchanges their views during a ceremony organized by  the University of Education, Lahore on May 6, 2024. — X/@ue_edu_pk

LAHORE: University of Education, Lahore Monday organised a ceremony to celebrate the award of Sitara-i-Imtiaz conferred on M Sarwar Gondal, an alumnus of the varsity for his excellent services in the IT department.

President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari gave the award. According to a press release, Gondal has been serving in the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics since 2017 as Member Support Services/Resource Management.

He is a well-known name in digital transformation and e-governance in the public sector, and has previously headed the IT Department in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the IT Board of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.

He played a key role in conducting the first digital census of 2023 in Pakistan. University of Education, Vice Chancellor Prof Dr M Alam Saeed congratulated Gondal and called him an asset of the varsity.