Punjab Minister for Industries and Commerce Mian Aslam Iqbal chaired a meeting to review the proposed Punjab Skill Policy 2021-26 at TEVTA (Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority) secretariat, here on Tuesday.
TEVTA Chairman Ali Salman Siddique gave a detailed briefing on the first proposed skill policy.
The provincial minister said that the government was introducing the first skill policy, and he had constituted a committee, headed by Secretary Industries and Commerce Department to finalise the policy in consultation with the stakeholders within a week.
Mian Aslam added, “Technical education has now gained special importance all over the world. So we will have to take steps to attract people to it.”—APP