Islamabad - The Capital Administration & Development Division (CADD) has empowered the schools and colleges to purchase security and monitoring apparatus themselves.

CADD State Minister Barrister Usman Ibrahim in a high-level meeting decided to empower the 391 schools and colleges of ICT to purchase CCTV cameras and monitoring system themselves.

The minister chaired the meeting that was also attended by CADD senior officials and director general Federal Directorate of Education and chairman purchase committee.

It was decided in the meeting that the DG FDE will empower the schools and colleges of Islamabad to purchase security system themselves.

The minister also consulted the ministry of information technology regarding the specification and market price of security equipment.

The minister reiterated his stance of transparency in process and sensitised the authorities about the wise use of taxpayers’ money.