Visit to Bala Hissar Fort

Dr Mujtaba Quadri, Dean of Research and Academic Development, Mr. Shaikh Muhammad Ali, Director PR, Media, & RD and Brig Syed Azhar-ul-Hassan Shah (Retd), Director Event Management along with NUMS’ employees visited Bala Hissar Fort, Peshawar on 17th February 2018.

Bala Hissar, the historic fortress is located in Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), Pakistan, one at present. The fort serves as headquarters of Pakistan's Frontier Corps (FC), KPK. The fort was presents a panoramic and prestigious view standing with all its might on a high mount, which encircles the historic Peshawar city and beyond.

The delegation was warmly welcomed by Mr. Farooq (Education Officer) who presented a brief introduction of the fort. It was followed by a visit to the museum, which is equipped with the historical and cultural artifacts. The delegation visited the fort and were briefed at every step about the history related to the particular place.

After the visit, a lavish high tea was served, most exciting part of which was live music played, which added to the amusement of the visitors. On this occasion, commemorative shields were exchanged. Dr. Mujtaba Quadri wrote his views in the guest book and thanked the fort administration for traditional frontier hospitality.