Merit culture promoted in every sector of life says Shahbaz


Salim Ahmed

Lahore—Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that Punjab government has promoted merit culture in every sector of life and less- privileged boy and girl students are obtaining positions due to its merit policy. Because of this merit policy, children of labourers and workers are taking lead over those of elite by displaying outstanding performance in educational field, he added.
He said that these talented boys and girls of the nation are bright future of Pakistan and merit policy of Punjab government has provided them an opportunity to move ahead. He said that Punjab government is providing all out resources to enlighten the future of the children of resource-less segments of the society which is a useful investment on the bright future of the country. He said that this step of Punjab government is playing an important role in moving the country forward and polishing the talent of the youth.
He was talking to a delegation of youth, here Sunday. The Chief Minister said that only merit has been made the basis in Examination System.
He said that these talented boys and girls have achieved this status through their hard work, merit and transparent policy in the examination without any Safarish, collusion, bribe and rigging.