islamabad - Islamabad Superior Group of Colleges on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Islamabad Police for free education to children of police martyrs from play group to Ph.D level.

The MoU was signed by Executive Director of Superior Group of Colleges Dr Ayesha Zahid and Inspector General of Police Islamabad Dr Sultan Azam Temuri.

According to the MoU, education will be completely free for children of martyrs of Islamabad police while 40 to 60 per cent concession and scholarships would be given to children of other employees of Islamabad police at all levels.

Similar agreement was signed between Gujranwala Region Police and Superior Group of Colleges when the incumbent IGP of Islamabad was serving there as Regional Police Officer (RPO).

There are around 30 schools and colleges of this group in twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad. IGP Islamabad thanked Superior Group of Colleges for this agreement especially Syed Wajid Ali Naqvi who contributed a lot for this agreement for quality education. He said that welfare of Islamabad policemen is at top priority and a school of high standard would be set up for children of policemen. The IGP said that equal education and health facilities would be provided to children of each policeman whether from officer or lower cadre. Executive Director Ayesha Zahid said that sacrifices of Islamabad police martyrs would be remembered for ever and this is a humble gesture to support their families. DIG (Headquarters) Nasir Mehmud Satti said that it is our responsibility to ensure welfare of families of those policemen who sacrificed their lives for our better future.