Govt to improve private schools, says minister

LAHORE:26 Feb: Punjab Minister for Schools Education Murad Raas said a roadmap has been prepared to improve the organisational standard of small and medium-scale private educational institutions in the province so that best education could be provided to the children who mostly belong to the low-income families. He was addressing the annual prize distribution ceremony of a private school. Murad said the government was working round-the-clock for the betterment of the education sector and private schools were being encouraged to provide necessary educational facilities to the students including sports and co-curricular activities. He asked the teachers to encourage their students to take part in co-curricular activities so the sportsman-spirit, confidence and leadership abilities could be inculcated in them. He said education sector should not be treated as a money-minting machine as its broader aim should be to transformation of the society. It would help them to emerge as the useful citizens of the society.The news.

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