karachi —Departmental Development Working Party (DDWP) of Education & Literacy Department under the Chairmanship of Secretary Education has approved 113 new development projects of various Education Sub-Sectors costing Rs.4716.250 millions. For these projects an allocation of Rs.1201.517 million has been provided during the current financial year 2016-17.
These projects includes Rehabilitation/ improvement/ Renovation. Provision of Missing facilities in 325 existing Primary / elementary/ Secondary/ Higher Secondary Schools, College buildings, Construction of buildings of 83 shelterless primary schools. Up gradation of 28 Primary Schools to the level of Elementary/ Middle School, Establishment of 04 new Colleges in Thul, Setharja, Garhi Yasin & 60 Mile (Taluka Daur), Construction of new buildings for existing colleges at Mansoorah (District Matiari), Bozdar Wada (District Khairpur) , Law College Sukkur & NASRA Public School Khairpur, whereas 1000 Complaints received through Ilmi Complaint Management Cell regarding Infrastructure Development (ILMI) wherein complaints about Rehabilitation/ Improvement/ Renovation & Missing Facilities, Construction of buildings for Shelterless existing Schools & Up Gradation of Primary School to Middle Schools level would be redressed.
The meeting was attended by Mr. Rehan Iqbal Balouch, Additional Secretary, Mr. Mazhar Ali Siddiqui, Director (PD&R), Mr. Shakeel Ahmed Shaikh, Additional Director (PD&R), Mrs. Sarwat Sultana, Chief (Education) , P&D Department, representative of Finance Department, Fareed Siddiqui, Chief Engineer (Education & Works) Hyderabad, Mr. Nizamuddin Shaikh & S. Zahid Ali Shah Suptd: Engineers (Education Works) Sukkur/ Hyd, Mushtaque Shahani, Director Bureau Hyderabad, Col: (Rtd) Iftikhar, Principal Cadet College, Larkana, Wahid Hussain, Barsar, cadet College Petaro & other senior officers.