NOORPUR THAL - A prize distribution ceremony was held at District Public School (DPS) here. The ceremony was presided over by DPS Headmistress Um-e-Sumia while Jauharabad DPS Principal Major (r) Khalid Touqeer Khan was chief guest on the occasion.

Speaking on the occasion, the DPS Jauharabad Principal said that the DPS NPT role in the building character of students and equipping them with education was laudable. "Teachers must made all-out efforts to engage students in these activities. Extra-curriculum may act as a duffer to neutralise the academic stressors of the students," he said. "Extra-curricular activities can enhance the self-esteem of those students who may be average that have different talents in them," he added.

Khalid Khan expressed pleasure on the best performance of teachers and students during the academic year 2012-2013 and congratulated all the position holders.

Speaking on the occasion, the Headmistress Um-e-Sumia said that a comprehensive strategy had been adopted for the improvement of the DPS. She said that empowering the youth by equipping them with education was necessary for the rapid development of the country.

On the occasion, the students presented tableau and other beautiful programmes and were lauded by the participants of the ceremony.  Later, the chief guest awarded certificates to the teachers Samina Yasmin, Aseea, Sumia Muneer, Kalsoom Akhtar, Nuzhat Perveen, Tahira, Quratul Ain, Noshabah Parveen, Asmat Bibi, Shaista and Farzana for their best services for the DPS NTP.