Raza Naqvi Attock
Deputy Commissioner Attock Rana Akbar Hayat has said Govt is taking steps to make special persons useful members of the society. He said this while addressing a function arranged in honour of special persons.
On the occassion Chairperson Distt Council Attock Eman Tahir, Chairman Muncipal Committee Attock Sheikh Nasir Mehmood and large number of students of special education schools and people from different walk of life were present.
Deputy Commissioner said that with the dedication and hardwork of the teachers of these special schools, these special children are being groomed in a better way and they would certainly become useful members of the society. He said, Govt is ensuring provision of jobs to special persons as per three percent quota arover for them. He said, in Attock district, 60 special persons have been provided job opportunity purely on merit. Rana Akbar Hayat said that these special persons are an asset of this country and every possible step is being taken for their betterment.
Chairperson District Council Attock Eman Tahir while addressing on the occassion criticised the Govt for not taking sincere steps for the welfare of special persons. She claimed that during the reign of former District Nazim Attock Major Tahir Sadiq (her father) special education centers were established at district and Tehsil level which is a great achievement. She said that govt must take concrete steps for their better,ent. She said, Distt Council Attock despite limited sources has allocated Rs 10 million for the welfare of the special persons of the district.