ISLAMABAD - Aftab Kazi visiting Higher Education Commission (HEC) Professor served legal notice of amounting Rs 50 million damages to the Vice Chancellor (VC) Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) Islamabad Professor Doctor Yaseen Masumzai and Doctor Noman Sattar Director Area Study Centre (ASC) for Africa, North & South America, The Nation learnt on Sunday.
According to details, Professor Aftab Kazi who was appointed by the HEC as foreign professor for Area Study Centre (ASC) QAU to supervise the PhD students and his contract was upto January 31st, 2014, but due to the harassment and victimisation by the top management of QAU he will discontinue his classes on October 28th and will leave QAU on November 30th this year.
According to the legal notice served to the VC of QAU and Director ASC, the Professor has served a legal notice of damages on account of discrimination of Rs 20 million and damages for mental agonies, torture and physical harassment through his legal adviser. The legal notice said that Aftab Kazi have not received salary since June 1, 2013.
The said act of yours was actuated with the malice intent on your part so as to calculatedly cause irretrievable harm and damage to the reputation, name, fame and standing in the society of my client hereinabove mentioned, which he has painstakingly built over the years, the legal notice added.