Seven special education centres to be given under PPP Node

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Staff Reporter Special Assistant to CM Sindh on Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar has said that DEDP has planned to market seven Special Education and Rehabilitation Centres under Public and Private Partnership NODE to improve the quality education to facilitate differently abled children studying in these institutions and to enhance teachers’ capacity building. He was presiding over a meeting here in his office. Secretary DEPD Pervaiz Ahmed Sehar, Director DEPD Ghulam Nabi Nizamani, Deputy Secretary Shahzaib Shaikh and other officers also attended the meeting. The meeting was informed that the purpose of marketing these centres under PPP NODE was to improve delivery of relevant teaching methodology and initially seven centres had been proposed to be given under said project. It was further stated that three Special Education and Rehabilitation Centres in Sukkur, each one in Larkana, Sanghar, Korangi Karachi and Tando Muhammad Khan would be handed over under PPP NODE. Addressing the meeting Special Assistant to CM Sindh on Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Syed Qassim Naveed Qamar added, ‘ Under directives of PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and leadership of CM Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, DEPD has taken many initiatives to improve the life of differently abled people and we will take more efforts to get our objectives’. He was sure that under PPP NODE the said Rehabilitation Centres would perform well