Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhary announced to dispatch Pakistan‘s first astronaut into space by 2022.
Fawad Chaudhary announced that three universities will be allocated to prepare the curriculum for science field.
He expressed that these universities will be set at Prime Minister House Islamabad with the financial help of China.
He also announced the establishment of Media University as a department at National University of Technology (NUTECH). Earlier promised institution will be a hub of NUTECH now.
The Minister announced to observe August as the month of Science and Technology whereas he also announced the Pakistan’s first science fair in August this year where he encouraged people to showcase their innovation.