Fatehgarh Sahib: Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Avtar Singh Makkar on Wednesday announced to open a technical university in Punjab.
Avtar Singh Makkar was here to lay the foundation stone of a girl’s hostel of Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University.
However, he did not inform about the exact location of the university.
Presently, there is only one technical university in the state - Punjab Technical University (PTU), Jalandhar.
He also announced that SGPC will convert Sri Guru Ramdas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Amritsar into Sri Guru Ramdas Medical University, stating that SGPC is focusing on education.