Date: Friday, 29 March, 2019
Nukta is one of the largest annual events of students’ activities in Pakistan hosted by PIEAS Debating Society (PDS) and PIEAS Performing Arts Society (PPAS) and it has contributed a lot in gaining recognition and reputation among the other universities. Nukta’19 (29th-31st March 2019) is another success story of the series and a demonstration of courage to take initiative and planning, leadership and team work, coordination and cooperation, management to meet the constraints and execution of the plan. This year 29 universities from all over the Pakistan participated in this event with total 347 participants from other universities including 40 speakers, 14 dramas teams, and 15 short-film entries. Moreover 67 PIEAS alumni attended the event as guests. The Chief Guest for the opening ceremony was Dr. Masood Ul Hassan, Member (Science). The Chief Guest for the closing ceremony was Dr. Naseem Irfan (Dean Engineering, PIEAS), Others who graced the 3-day event with their presence included Rector PIEAS, Dr. Nasir Majeed Mirza (Rector PIEAS), Dr. Masroor Ikram (Director Academics), Dr. Haroon ur Rasheed (Registrar), Dr. Muhammad Arif (Head DEE), Dr. Shaukat Saeed (Head SAD), Dr. Nasir Rehman Jadoon and several junior faculty members. Mr. Yashal Shahid (emerging singer) and Mr. Faheem Azam (famous celebrity) performed at the event as celebrity guests. The adjudicators for Urdu declamation competition were Mr.Kafeel Rana, Mr.Adeel Samar, Mr.Muhamad Adnan Farooq and for English Declamations Mr. Ismail Ghazanfar Sherwani, Mr. Zeeshan Fareed and Mr. Fahad Waseem.The adjudicators for the short films competition were Mr. Aneeq-ur-rehman, Mr. Waseem Ahmad and Mr. Sajid Munir. The adjudicators for drama competition were Mr. Afzaal latif, and Mr. Aslam Mughal and Mr. Farrukh aneeq. The respective judges performed their duties for three days.