Labourer`s Children will get free Education
Minister for Labour and Mineral Development Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Anisa Zeb Tahirkhelo mentioned on Wednesday that children of the registered labours will now get a free education. Quality education is important for the students and they will achieve the best education in the leading institutions through Workers Welfare Board.
The admission and entrance in the University will be on merit which will ensure that they are working hard enough to achieve their dreams. She mentioned that our priority is to provide all possible facilities to the labour community because they play a vital role in the development of economy and our economy runs because of them.
She spoke at a function while distributing cheques among the educational institution imparting education to children of labour workers. During the event, a cheque of 4 million rupees was handed to the representative of Nation College of Health Sciences Peshawar under Student scholarships which include monthly fees and other related expenses of 14 DPT students.
Director education workers Board Colonel Raza Muhammad Khan Deputy Director Sajid Inam and other officials attended the event.
Anisa mentioned that our main aim to provide best contemporary education to the labour children is that they attain a prominent status in society. To achieve the goal, their children will be able to contribute in the field of engineering, medicine, management sciences and other fields.