Action to be taken against corrupt officials in education department: Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar

Karachi, October 13, 2016 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that the government will not compromise over high standard of education, attendance of the teachers and any kind of corruption. The leadership of Pakistan People’s Party has committed to bring about big change in education department. This he said while presiding over a meeting in his office on Monday. He said that a comprehensive plan had been chalked out to launch a drive against corrupt officials in education department and the officers would be taken to task who had brought bad name to the department.

Provincial minister for education added, ‘As emergency has been declared in Education Department and CM Sindh himself is taking keen interest for the betterment of education in the province, all sectors are being focused and the people will see fruits of the measures soon’.

The Minister Education was informed that the supply of the furniture was started to the schools. Over the situation the Minister directed to maintain transparency in supply of the furniture and if he found any misappropriation in the supply of the furniture, he would definitely take action against corrupt officials, no matter how much influential they might be. He also directed the heads of the schools not do any corruption in this regard and perform their duties honestly. He stressed upon the officers to improve their concerned departments and pay regular visits to the schools and enhance educational standards in the province.

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