PESHAWAR - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Education Atif Khan directed to resolve the delaying factors in reconstruction of few schools in Malakand Division.

The minister chaired a meeting regarding reconstruction of schools here in the office of Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA). Atif Khan directed secretary Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to coordinate with all stakeholders to expedite the process of reconstruction. The meeting was attended by Secretary Education, Director General PDMA and representatives of education department and PDMA.

The DG PDMA informed the meeting regarding progress of reconstruction in Malakand Division carried out by the Provincial Reconstruction Rehabilitation and Settlement Authority (PaRRSA).

He said that 136 schools were completed with the support of international donors and assured the participants that reconstruction is carried out on approved standards and infrastructure-built is disaster resilient. He also identified the obstacles in prompt execution of reconstruction process.