KARACHI: Vice-Chancellor of the College of Karachi Prof Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan Khan handed away right here within the metropolis early on Saturday.
The eminent educationist was affected by heart problems and was admitted to a non-public hospital after his situation deteriorated final night time.
In accordance with the KU’s spokesperson, Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan complained ache in his chest final night time and was shifted to a non-public hospital the place he breathed his final. His physique will quickly be moved from the hospital to his residence.
He was reportedly awarded Pleasure of Efficiency in 2001 and Sitara-e-Imtiaz in 2007 in recognition of his contribution in discipline of Science.
He additionally managed to be acknowledged as a Distinguished Nationwide Professor in 2005 by the Increased Schooling Fee of Pakistan.
In the meantime, famed Pakistani singer and social activist Shehzad Roy additionally shared condolences in a tweet on Vice Chancellor of Karachi College Ajmal Khan’s sudden demise, he acknowledged:
“It’s a tragic day. Karachi Uni’s VC Ajmal Sahab has handed away from a coronary heart assault . I interacted with him rather a lot in these previous couple of days . Actually, actually unhappy . He was actually making an attempt to deliver reforms within the Uni. Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un “.
Dr Khan spent 40 years of his life in instructing and analysis. He acquired his BSc (Hons) diploma in Botany in 1973 and did MSc in Plant Physiology in 1974 from College of Karachi.