Punjab Govt taking steps for promotion of education

KHANEWAL: District Coordination Officer, Muazam Usman has said the Punjab government was taking practical steps for the promotion of education across the province.

Addressing a district review committee meeting here, he urged the teachers to ensure 100 per cent presence in schools.

He said that strict action would be taken against officials, teachers and non-teaching staff of education department over showing poor performance.

Muazam Usman directed the officers concerned to issue show cause notices to EDOs, DOs, DDEOs and AEOs for not visiting schools regularly.

He also directed the officers to ensure 100 per cent presence of students in schools and also made arrangements of cleanliness.

He said that zero tolerance policy would be adopted against the teachers who got vacation without intimation and legal action would be taken against the headmaster concerned.