KPK Government has launched Iqra Farogh e Taleem Program
KPK government has launched Iqra Farogh e Taleem program to provide financial assistant to deserving students of schools. More than 80000 students will get benefit through this program. M Atif Khan provincial minister for education has launched this program officially. Provincial government will pay the admission and tuition fee of deserving students, who can not pay dues of private and government educational institutes.
Students of primary classes can get fee up to 500 rupees monthly, students of middle classes can get fee up to 600 rupees monthly and students of high school can get monthly fee of 800 rupees through this program.
Provincial government of Khyber Pakhtukhwa has allocated the budget of 500 million rupees for this scheme. In the first stage 1500 students of 20 schools of Peshawar will get benefit from this scheme. Parents will be given fee discount vouchers and they can select the school of their choice for their kids. It is an important initiative by KPK government for promotion of education in remote areas of province. Drop out rate will reduce in schools due to this scheme and children of poor people will be able to continue their education.
Studysolutions.pk welcomes this pro education initiative by provincial government, but still there is a need of increasing the budget allocated for this scheme. KPK government has already launched KPK CM’s education endowment fund scholarship program 2014, Sasta aata – ghee package through insaf cards and Tameer-e-School Program. The target of all these programs are people living below the poverty line. You may read the details about Iqra Farogh e Taleem program by KPK government in Urdu in the newspaper ad cutting below this post. Stay in touch with us for latest updates about different programs and schemes of provincial and federal governments.
Iqra Farogh e Taleem Program By KPK Government