Bangash calls for providing equal educational opportunities to children
Senator says provincial government will extend financial support to universities for promotion of higher education.
Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training, Senator Abdul Nabi Bangash has said that equal educational opportunities may be provided to the children across the country especially for Balochistan province.
This he said while he was briefed about the performance and progress of the universities of Balochistan in Quetta on Thursday.
He called upon the provincial government to extend financial support to the universities for the promotion of higher education in the province.
He said that problems of the province would be solved by providing better education instead of bullet.
The lauded the efforts of public universities of Balochistan regarding provision of higher education. Senator directed the officials of the universities to take more measures for the promotion of quality education.
Senator, Abdul Nabi Bangash stressed up the HEC for the announcement of special financial package to solve the financial issues of Balochistan’s universities.
On the occasion, Chairman Higher Education Commission Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed while addressing through Video Conference said that supplementary grant would be provided to the Balochistan’s universities within a week. He said that HEC is striving hard to provide scholarships to the students. Chairman HEC also announced 10 million rupees grant for setting up Balochistan University’s Campus in Muslim Bagh.
Chairman HEC lauded the efforts of Senator, Abdul Nabi Bangash regarding promotion of higher education the country.
All the vice chancellors of the provincial universities briefed about the performance of their universities and problems to the members of standing committee.
Later, the members of Senator Standing committee inspected the various departments of the Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences.