The government approved the issuance of a commemorative coin for NED university’s 100th anniversary. The State Bank of Pakistan issued 50,000 commemorative “Rs.100” coins to mark the university’s 100th anniversary. In a congratulatory speech, Fawad Chaudhry, Minister for Information and Broadcasting, commended the university’s faculty, Vice-Chancellor, and current and previous students for their outstanding achievements.
NED University was founded in 1921 as Prince of Wales Engineering College and is named after Nadirshaw Edulji Dinshaw. It was originally a college that became a university under the government of Sindh in 1947.
Source: Voice of Sindh