Dr. Abbas Maqbool was awarded scholarship on September 22, 2007 for the University of York, UK under the project titled 'Overseas Scholarship for MS/MPhil Leading to PhD in selected field Phase-II". After completion of PhD degree, he left Pakistan and start working at John Innes Centre, UK without approval of HEC. He did not fulfill his moral, ethical and legal obligation to serve in Pakistan for a period of 5 years. His award of scholarship has been cancelled by Competent authority and an amount of GBP 101,049/- and PKR 39,125/- is to be refunded by him to HEC.
Till date he did not refund any amount which makes him defaulter of the Govt. of Pakistan.
Legal proceedings have been started regarding recovery through the Court of Law.
Important information of Dr. Abbas Maqbool:-
|Name||Mr. Dr. Abbas Maqbool|
|Father's name||Muhammad Maqbool|
|Guarantor's name||Muhammad Siddique|
|CNIC no of Guarantor||33100-2263420-7|
|Cause of cancellation of scholarship|| After completion of PhD degree, he left Pakistan and start working at John Innes Centre, UK without approval of HEC.|
|Amount to be refunded||GBP 101,049/- and PKR 39,125/-|
|Current Status||Currently the case is in the Court of Law for Recovery.|