According to Radio Pakistan, Punjab Minister for Schools Education Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan has said the provincial government has allocated fifteen billion rupees for the provision of missing facilities in the schools of the province.  

He was replying to the questions during the Question Hours in the Punjab Assembly on Thursday.

The Minister said an amount of twenty billion rupees have also been earmarked for repair and refurbishment of dilapidated buildings of the schools.

He said that 16029 primary schools, 3344 high schools are functioning in Punjab where 5250272 girls schools are enrolled in the government schools.