Lahore: The Government College University on Friday awarded an honorary degree of PhD to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharf at the yearly Convocation 2013 held at the university here.
The degree has been awarded by the Syndicate of the GC University in recognition of PM’s services to the democracy as well as the country.
While speaking the ceremony, the PM said that it was an honour for him to be selected for this precious award.
He said that the GC University has made him Dr. Nawaz Sharif from PM Namaz Sharif.
Nawaz said while in jolly mood that from one hand the the vice chancellor of the university awarded me with the degree and from other hand he demanded nine billion rupees in donation.
This demand made me doubtful whether I buying this degree or it has been awarded to me, he laughed.
Today I remember my childhood days and I wish those days should be returned if possible because that was my best days, the PM added.
Nawaz Sharif said he really enjoyed time spent in the GC college and he used to be the main player of the college cricket team.