PTI govt to provide maximum funds for Balochistan’s education sector: Imran

By: News Desk      Published: 04:49 PM, 13 Nov, 2020
PTI govt to provide maximum funds for Balochistan’s education sector: Imran

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday claimed that the PTI government is sanctioning record funding to Balochistan and in the latest move has increased scholarships for Balochistan students from 185 to 360, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

With his whole focus on education, the prime minister while terming the youth of Balochistan the country’s ‘asset and future’ said the federal government would provide maximum funds for their progress in the education sector.

Addressing the students of the University of Turbat, the prime minister said “We want an intellectual base be prepared in Balochistan, ready to meet the challenges of today’s world.” 

The Prime Minister was in Turbat on a day-long visit to announce projects for the socio-economic development of the province.

Imran Khan said the government was determined to ensure uplift of the people of Balochistan and provide them facilities in all areas particularly education and health, at par with other parts of the country.

“You are the future leaders of Pakistan and the intellect which will lead the country’s journey towards prosperity,” he told the university students, belonging to different areas of Balochistan.

The prime minister mentioned that Punjab had increased the number of scholarships for the students of Balochistan from 135 to 360 in higher education.

Imran Khan said uniform development of all units of the federation was important for the overall progress of the country. “The prosperity of Balochistan is linked with the prosperity of Pakistan,” he said.