21,000 schools to be upgraded from 1st August in Punjab: CM

Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said twenty one thousand schools will be upgraded from 1st of August this year in the province.

Addressing a press conference in Lahore today (Saturday), he said upgradation of schools will be done strictly on merit and that schools in South Punjab are also being upgraded.

The Chief Minister said that twelve hundred twenty seven schools have already been upgraded.

He said that major reforms are being brought in the education sector of the province. He said that access and promotion of education for all is the Government's first priority.

Source: Radio Pakistan