Reforms Initiatives Decreases Number Of Ghost Schools
PESHAWAR, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th August, 2016) : Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly's Standing Committee on Elementary and Secondary Education Department was Tuesday informed that owing to reforms initiatives of the provincial government, numbers of ghost schools have been reduced significantly during the last three years. The committee meeting which held at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa House Abbottabad Tuesday under the chair of Muhammad Arif was told that large number of government schools have not only been brought to limelight, but those in deteriorated condition are being fully rehabilitated and provided with all required modern educational and sports facilities. The meeting among others was attended by MPAs Shah Hussain, Raja Faisal Zaman, Amna Sardar, Director Elementary Education, Education officers of Hazara Division. Participants of the meeting discussed in detail issue of ghost and closed schools in Hazara Division and decided to approach Federal government for their rehabilitation.
However, the committee directed the concerned officers to take all out efforts for smooth running of the ghost schools which have been made functional and ensure attendance of the teachers and students therein as well. It was disclosed that provincial government would recruit 15445 permanent teachers to overcome shortage of teachers in government schools, but for time being services of teachers would be hired on daily wages basis.
The committee urged the education department to take over newly constructed school buildings and take necessary measures for providing staff and other facilities in them. The meeting expressed its satisfaction over the fact that biometric system introduced in government schools proved helpful not only for identifying ghost schools but also in ensuring attendance of teachers.
PSL 2024 Match 19 Karachi Kings Vs. Multan Sultans Live Score, History, Who Will ..
Currency Rate In Pakistan - Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal Rates On 3 March 2024
Today Gold Rate in Pakistan 03 March 2024
Two drug peddlers sentenced in Attock
Mobile operators provide relief in the aftermath of heavy rains in Gwadar
Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah felicitates newly-elected APNS body
KCEU’s chief Ali Raza Syed condemns fake cases against Kashmiri leaders in IIO ..
Police arrest traders, civilian for trading, using police lights for private veh ..
Ahsan accuses PTI of seeking NRO for founder from US, IMF
Sarfraz terms lack of good governance, climate change and terrorism big challeng ..
PM in-waiting Shehbaz Sharif felicitates APNS office bearers
HC in UK hosts international students after visit to Pakistan
More Stories From Pakistan
FIA gives clean chit to Rahat Fateh Ali Khan1 hour ago
Two killed, five injured in road accident2 hours ago
Police recover infant stolen from hospital, sold to couple2 hours ago
CM condoles demise of singer Amjad Pervaiz3 hours ago
Shehbaz Sharif delivers balance speech: Tarar3 hours ago
Iranian President congratulates Shehbaz Sharif on becoming PM4 hours ago
PPWD introduces IT-based initiatives4 hours ago
E&T Dept intensifies efforts to collect taxes, arrears4 hours ago
World Obesity Day sheds light on Pakistan’s battle against trans-fatty acids5 hours ago
Farmers hail newly elected PM Shehbaz's approach to uplift agriculture5 hours ago
CM's cleanliness initiative receives praise5 hours ago
Water, Sanitation sectors' climate resilience vital for achieving UN sustainable development goals5 hours ago