National conference on Junagadh in Islamabad on Tuesday

Islamabad, September 12 (KMS): Muslim Institute, an Islamabad-based think-tank, is organising a national conference on Junagadh at the National Library in Islamabad on Tuesday.

The conference titled ‘Junagadh—Challenges and Prospects’ will be attended by historians, law experts, international relations’ analysts from different universities and research institutions.

The keynote personalities, who will present their research and analysis on the subject include Dr Mujeeb Ahmad, Ahmer Bilal Soofi, Maj. Gen. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat (Retd), Afrasiab Mehdi, Hashmi Qureshi, General (Retd) Ehsan Ul Haq, Prof. Dr Muhammad Ali Shah, Air Vice Marshal Faaiz Amir (Retd), Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, Sardar Masood Khan, Ali Muhammad Khan, Minister of State, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan.

The conference is aimed at promoting an academic discourse on Junagadh at the national level while highlighting the history of the Junagadh Issue, recent developments on the issue, its status under international law, and the role of Junagadh community in Pakistan in a wider context.