Teaching community holds rally to mark World Literacy Day

HYDERABAD: The teaching community of Hyderabad Monday observed World Literacy Day like other parts of the world.

In connection with the day, the Directorate of School Education Hyderabad took out a rally from Government Boys Naval Rai Heeran and School which after marching through Risala Road terminated in front of Hyderabad Press Club.

The District Education Officer Hyderabad Nadir Hussain Soomro who led the rally comprising teachers and students of various schools and representatives of the civil society, emphasised upon the need of combined efforts for  improving the literacy rate by motivating the parents to send their children  to  schools.

Among others, Muhammad Ilyas Bhatti, Wahid Bux Jahejo, Rasheed Qureshi, Rasheeda Soomro, Safia Arbab, Jamil Ahmed Shaikh, Saeed Ur-Rehman and Anwer Danish also addressed the participants of the rally.

Source: APP