Addressing the meeting held at Civil Secretariat, the Additional Chief Secretary said that progress and prosperity is not possible without promotion of quality education. He said that acquiring modern education and latest knowledge is the need of the hour.
He mentioned that the Punjab government gives top priority to quality education and for this purpose it has included all federating units in the revolutionary programmes in the field of education such as Educational Endowment Fund, Danish Schools and Laptop scheme. This step of the Punjab government has helped promote national solidarity, unity, brotherhood and inter-provincial harmony, he added. He said that increase in quota for Balochistan students would further enhance inter-provincial harmony.
The meeting was attended by Secretary Higher Education, Secretary Livestock, Secretary Implementation and Coordination and officers concerned.