Sindh govt taking steps for promotion of education

SUKKUR:  Senior Provincial Minister for Education Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said that following the vision of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, the Sindh government is taking necessary steps for the promotion of education throughout the province.

Speaking at a distribution ceremony of stipend ATM Cards to female students of Class IX-X at Government Girls High School here on Friday, the Senior Minister said that the Sindh government has decided to pay Rs 2500 stipends in urban areas and Rs 3500 in rural areas to 4 lac female students of class IX and X to encourage them.

He said that evening shifts will also be started with recruitment of female teachers on merit basis and added that it is because of the promotion of education in Sindh that P.S.T, J.S.T and H.S.Ts are being recruited on meritorious basis after conducting tests through NTS.

Source: APP