LAHORE: Punjab University’s Department of Zoology has started fish sale point at Punjab University New Campus. The PU has established Fish Research Farms on 6 Acres area for the purpose of thesis research, practical training and demonstration studies for students. The surplus fish from these farms is offered to the university teaching community and staff on the subsidized governmental rates. Fresh and live fish is sold at the Fish Sale Point (FSP) once a week.

Inaugurating the FSP, Faculty of Life Sciences Prof Muhammad Naeem Khan appreciated the efforts of the Department of Zoology for the excellence achieved in research and development in the applied sectors of fisheries, wildlife and zoo management, biodiversity conservation, agriculture entomology, microbiology and biomedical sciences including biotechnology.