PESHAWAR - Four students of Government Girls Higher Secondary School, University Town Peshawar, clinched positions among the top-10 group of Story Da Pakhtunkhwa Programme 2012.

Accordingly, scholarships worth Rs 15000 each would be granted to them for next two year.

Those who secured positions include Haleema Sadia daughter of Ulas Khan, Mehreen daughter of Zahir Khan, Uzama Hadi Daughter Fazal Hadi and Zakia Ayub daughter of Ayub Khan.

Earlier to this Government Girls Higher Secondary School University town Peshawar secured six positions three each in metric and FA in 2011 session. The students and parents of Government Girl Higher secondary school appreciated the performance of school principle Mussarat Qazi.

The students attributed their success with the prayers of the parents and guidance of the school administration under dynamic leadership of Mussarat Qazi.

Story Da Pakhtunkhwa program is a provincial government scholarship scheme for Top-10 talented students of each educational Board in both faculty of science and arts.

Condolence reference

A condolence reference and Khatm-e-Quran will be held today (Thursday) for the departed soul of slain ANP senior minister Bashir Ahmad Bilour.

The reference will be held at Bacha Khan Markaz at 2:00 pm. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa senior minister Bashir Ahmad Bilour has been killed along with 8 other persons in a suicide blast at Dakki Nalbandi on December 22 last.