PESHAWAR - Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engineer Shaukatullah Khan has said that education is the only key to success and it provides solid foundation for a developed nation and prosperous generation.

He said that the role of educated and active generation in this respect was of great importance. This, he stated, while addressing the 18th Parents Day function of Garrison Cadet College Kohat on Saturday. Principal of the College Brig Munawar Alam on this occasion presented the annual progress report and also highlighted curricular and extra-curricular activities of the college in detail.

Cadet Abdul Hadi was declared best in academics and Cadet Haider Ali best sportsman while Cadet Uzair Khalid got the coveted prize of overall best cadet of the year while Ayubi House clinched the champion house trophy. Besides others, the function was also attended by MNA Shehryar Afridi, ex Governor Lt; Gen: (Retd) Arif Bangash, GOC 9 Div Major General Nadeem Raza, Commissioner Kohat Division Syed Jamal-ud-Din Shah and parents in large number was also present.

Addressing the function, the governor maintained that the government was fully realising the fact and its responsibility and all-out efforts were being made for the bright future of the nation in line with wishes and expectations of the masses.  He said that being the student of this prestigious institution was a great honour but its credit goes to the parents as well as administration and faculty of the college also.

Engr Shaukatullah called upon the cadets to prepare themselves for the future challenges and fully concentrate on their study during their stay in the college for this very important purpose.