Provincial Education Department has sent a summary for the shifting of funds allocated for educational institutions to Educational Reforms Programme (ERP), to Chief Minister Punjab Mina Shahbaz Sharif. According to sources, after the approval of CM Punjab, the funds would be issued directly by Provincial Secretary Higher Education. It is noted that earlier, the funds being provided to Annual Development Programme (ADP) and used for repair of educational institutions of 36 districts of Punjab including Rawalpindi. The Education Department has termed the decision of CM Punjab as Educational Friendly and said that the step would be beneficial for the Education Department.