PSF UOM strongly condemns the murder of Dr. Mohammad Farooq, the Vice-Chancellor of Swat University and a famous religious scholar known for his opposition to terrorism and religious extremism at his Clinic in Mardan by two unknown motorcyclist gunmen.
PSF UOM held a condolence meeting of the cabinet called by General Secretary Shakir Afghan and headed by President Zeeshan Khan in which the students prayed for the soul of Dr Farooq. Zeeshan Khan announced a strike against the incident.
After Isha or evening prayers, special fatiha prayers were offered for Dr. Farooq. The students gathered at zero point of Asif Aziz hostel and protested against the incident. Masters President Basit Safi addressed the students and strongly condemned the murder of Dr Farooq as well as the kidnapping of Dr Ajmal Khan, VC of Islamia College University and cousin of Asfandyar Wali. He said targetting VCs of the universities in Pukhtoonkhwa is a conspiracy against Pukhtoons.