SHEIKHUPURA - DCO Zahid Akhtar has urged the officers of Education to work with dedication and commitment to promote education. He stressed the need for provision of missing facilities in schools, free books to students and refresher courses for teachers to improve quality of education.

He was presiding over a meeting to review steps for improvement of education here the other day. ACs Farwa Amir, Dr Lubna Nazir, Ali Shahzad, DMO Samina Niazi, AC General Tasawar Niazi, EDO Education and DO Building Saadat Badar also attended the meeting. DO Building Sadat Badar told the meeting that 60 schemes were underway in different schools in the district which will be completed on time. Meanwhile, The DCO with a view to provide peaceful environment to candidates who will appear in Matric, PTC, CT, ATTC, FA, BA, BEd and Post Graduation examinations being held under Allama Iqbal Open University imposed section 144 in and around all examinations centres set up in the district till December 31, 2012.