Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana Saturday inaugurated second CCH National Ourtreach Programme at Cadet College Hassan Abdal to facilitate selected students belonging to far flung remote areas enabling themselves in getting admissions at reputed educational institutions of the country.
The ceremony was attended by CCH Hassan Abdal Principal Major General ® Najeeb Tariq, Chairman Executive Committee CCH Board of Governors and POF Wah Lt General Sadiq Ali, Member BoG Caretaker Punjab Minister for Social Welfare, Human Rights, Minority Affairs Faisal Mushtaq and other Members Board of Governors.
Speaking on the occasion, the Punjab Governor Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana underlined the need of providing adequate opportunities of quality education to the students belonging to less-developed areas so that they could be able to compete merit admission tests and avail chances for studying in quality educational institutions.
Rajwana said,’ we can achieve the height of glories only by focusing on promoting education in the country and educational institutions like Cadet College Hassan Abdal have been performing their due role for the purpose.’ He asked young students to strive hard to become role models for the people of their localities.
Principal CCH Major General ® Najeeb Tariq said the National Outreach Programme was initiated to improve the capacity of students of under-developed regions of the country so that they could complete admission tests and prove themselves eligible to acquire education in prestigious educational institutions.
This year, Cadet College Hassanabdal outreach program is being conducted from 21st June to 17th of August 2018. It is worth mentioning that the first pilot outreach program was conducted at this institution last year during summer break.
Later, the Governor of Punjab presided over the 96th meeting of the Cadet College Hassanabdal Board of Governors. Lt Gen Sadiq Ali, HI (M), Chairman POF Board attended the meeting as a member of Board of Governor of Cadet College Hassanabdal. Important administrative and strategic decisions for the betterment of this institution were approved.