Government to distribute 115,000 laptops among private and public university students
Punjab Higher Education Minister Syed Raza Ali Gillani told that drive for distribution of 115,000 laptops among students of private and public universities will start from March 13.
Additional 5,000 laptops would be given to intelligent and deserving students from private universities.
He was presiding a departmental meeting at Civil Secretariat. Secretary Higher Education Department Naseem Nawaz and representatives of private universities and Punjab Higher Education Commission were also present in the meeting.
He said that students would be given laptops according to the criteria and merit. In meeting it was ensured that merit and transparency would be the first priority.
Raza Gillani said that the aim of the scheme is the provision of latest-knowledge trends to the students.
Latest top line I-7 laptops have been procured for the students.
Gillani hosted the visit of Korean delegation to the Lahore Museum and briefed them about the historic and cultural dimensions of Pakistani society.