LAHORE: Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Choudhary on Sunday was once again witnessed taking a jibe at Chairman Ruet-i-Hilal Committee Mufti Muneeb ur Rehman, telling him ‘not to panic, your work will continue’.
Inaugurating the website for moon sighting in Lahore, Fawad Choudhary said that different departments played their role in setting up the website for the first time in country’s history.
During his address at the inauguration ceremony, the Federal Minister revealed that the newly launched website will be called ‘Pak Moon’.
On this occasion, he also announced dates of next five Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated.
“Revolutions are being witnessed across the globe on basis of science and technology. Unfortunately, previous governments did not work in this field”, Fawad said, adding that no attention was earlier paid to the usage of modern technology in the agriculture department.
He tabled the government’s intentions of bringing ‘a revolution’ in the country in field of science.
“Mufti Muneeb ur Rehman and others should not panic as their work has not been ended. They will continue to work and get paid”, he concluded.