On 21st February 2016, Ambassador Atifmal met a group of Afghan students from various faculties and departments of Malaysian Universities, in International Islamic University Malaysia.
The group were composed of both Government sponsored and self sponsored students. The meeting begun with the recitation of few verses of Holy Quran followed by a welcome speech by the President of Afghan Students Association in Malaysia, inviting His Excellency the Ambassador to give his speech.
Ambassador Atifmal started his speech by conveying the goodwill messages of Excellencies the President, The Chief Executive Officer, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan to all students and people of Afghanistan in Malaysia.
In his talk, Ambassador Atifmal, by stressing the importance of unity among all Afghans especially students, he summoned them to study hard because they carry a big responsibility toward the future of Afghanistan.
Later after speech, His Excellency listened to the problems and issues raised by students. There were few issues which has been highlighted by students that His Excellency promised to transfer them to the respective Ministries to be solved.
The session ended by a group photo taking and light refreshment.