Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, Eng. Iqbal Zafar Jhagra Monday formally launched the 100 percent Enrollment Campaign in schools of Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) by initiating enrolment of kids in nursery classes. On the occasion kids were provided free bags and books also.
“There is no dearth in talent among FATA students. They can compete at all levels”, he added. Jhagra said the present Government was putting all its efforts to ensure equal education opportunities for the people of FATA at par with other progressive areas. He expressed these views while formally launching ceremony of enrollment drive in FATA here at Governor’s House.
Besides Additional Chief Secretary FATA, Fida Wazir, Secretary Social Sector FATA Yousaf Raheem and Director Education FATA Hashim Khan, Additional Director Education FATA Muhammad Abbas Khan, Heads of UNICEF and UNDP and concerned officials of FATA Secretariat were also present on the occasion.
Addressing the ceremony, the Governor said, “Education is one of the powerful tool which can change the fate of any nation in a good sense.”