Rs6b grant allocated for education uplift: Nashad
Says HEC has released two billion rupees for establishment of Baltistan University.
Speaker Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly Fida Muhammad Nashad has said that Federal Government has allocated six billion rupees grant for uplift of education.
This he said while addressing to a teachers training workshop held under auspices of central Asian Institute in Gilgit on Friday.
He said Higher Education Commission has released two billion rupees for the establishment of Baltistan University.
Speaker said one billion rupees for setting up of Engineering facility in Gilgit and Skardu campus of Karakorum International University was also released.
Fida Nashad said out of 161 ongoing development projects fifty seven will be completed by the end of this financial year at a cost of over one billion rupees .