FAISALABAD-The Punjab government has introduced revolutionary reforms for strengthening education sector and the mission of “Paro Punjab Baro Punjab” will be completed under the vision of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif.

Punjab Minister for Education Rana Mashhood Ahmad stated at a meeting of the representatives of joint action committee (JAC) of private schools here on Tuesday. The minister appreciated the role of private educational institutions and said private sector is playing prominent role in the provision of quality education. He lauded the role and cooperation of JAC for following schedule of summer vacations announced by the provincial government.

He said that summer vacations have to be started immediately due to the scorching heat so as to protect children. He warned that the schools would be sealed found violating the schedule of summer vacations with imposition of heavy fines against. He assured that programme for holding summer camps in the educational institutions would be announced shortly.

The Minister informed that the divisional seminars would be held during the next month to compile recommendations for amending the law regarding Private Schools.

Later talking to the media, the provincial minister said that the government writ would be ensured by getting the schedule for summer vacations implemented. He said that a number of development projects are being completed for the provision of missing facilities in govt schools.