Alvaz Adnan, a student of PakTurk School Lahore, presented her biology project on removal of dyes from effluent of factories and won a silver medal at the International Environmental Project Olympiad (INEPO).—File Photo

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani student has bagged silver medal in the 7th International Environmental Project Olympiad (INEPO Euroasia) held in Baku, Azerbaijan where students from 47 countries presented 123 projects.

Alvaz Adnan, a student of PakTurk School Lahore, presented her biology project on removal of dyes from effluent of factories and won a silver medal.

Commenting on the success, Chairman PakTurk Unal Tosur and Director Education Kamil Ture said that Pakistan students have been leaving others behind in almost all the international competitions which has encouraged them to boost investment in the future of Pakistan.

“We aim to shape the view of Pakistani students to think on a global scale while being sensitive to their traditions and values; they should be well acquainted with the competitive environment and capable to cope with the on-going and forthcoming challenges, they said.”

The INEPO Eurasia, held every year, encourages students from around the world to develop projects that can solve environmental issues.

Updated Apr 19, 2013 02:25pm

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ABL
Apr 19, 2013 10:10am
Pakistan Zindabad!! Truly good news from the cluster of usual depressing news!!
MZ
Apr 19, 2013 11:04am
Congrats ! Whatever you do yourself is simply praise worthy.
Left is Right
Apr 19, 2013 11:31am
this development has implications for the whole textile industry....keep up the good work !!
Zaman
Apr 19, 2013 11:31am
A Great Achievement... Keep On Rolling My Dear...! Pak. Means A Power....!
damaani
Apr 19, 2013 02:51pm
Well done kid....we are proud of our young generation and hope they will change the shape of our country to once again put it on path of development insha Allah.
Magister Ludi
Apr 19, 2013 03:08pm
Lets have three cheers for her! Hip-hip-hooray!
Gulbaz Mushtaq
Apr 19, 2013 03:55pm
Good Luck.
Md Imran
Apr 19, 2013 04:45pm
Proof that we didnt become superpower without nothing. We have some of the best brains in theis world.