Lahore—Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) has distributed Rs. 288 million interest free loan to 5400 TEVTA pass outs through Akhuwat. The said scheme has been started on the directions of Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif to help the poor TEVTA pass-outs to enable them to establish their own business or expand their existing business. Chairperson TEVTA Irfan Qaiser Sheikh was addressing a meeting here at TEVTA Secretariat to review the progress of loan scheme.
Chief Operating Officer Jawad Ahmed Qureshi, TEVTA Officers Akhtar Abbas Bharwana, Amir Aziz, Mirza Umer Farooq, Mustafa Kamal Pasha, Maqsood Ahmed, Ayesha Qazi, Sarfraz Ahmed and others were also present at this occasion. Irfan Qaiser Sheikh said that 7000 TEVTA pass-outs applied to get financial assistance upto August, 2016.