6th October 2016

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Class IV employees protest against 24 hour duty

Bannu: All Bannu education department class four union employees held a protest against the behavior of the Education Officer and 24 hours duty. On this occasion, the District Education Officer negotiated with the ten member committee of the protesters and approved their all demands.

Complete Story:  http://www.naibaat.com.pk/pre/peshawar/Page03.aspx

More than 5000 educational institutions’ security declared unsatisfactory

Peshawar: During the inspection of educational institutions, it was declared that more than 5000 schools in 9 districts of the province were found unsatisfactory and inspection work is continuing in 16 other districts of the province.

Complete Story:  Daily Subh, Peshawar, Page No.8

Complete Story:  Daily Mashriq, Peshawar, Page No.2

Complete Story:  Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar, Page No.2


Teachers install enrollment campaign banners outside schools

Pabbi: In District Nowshera, a school enrollment campaign has started. In this regard a meeting was held in the office District Education Officer’s office in Nowshera for the 2016 enrollment campaign under the chair of DDEO, Nowshera Muhammad Fayaz Hussain. The District Education Officer, Sajjad Akhtar Iqbal, Sub Divisional Officer, Nowshera Abdul Malik and other attended the meeting.

Complete Story:  http://peshawar.ausaf.pk/?cat=10


Malakand Educational Board is waiting for appointment of chairman appointment for months

Chakdara: The Malakand Board has been working without a Chairman for the last ten months, which has affected the efficiency of work.

Complete Story:  Aaj, Peshawar, Page No.3


Enrollment campaign started in Malakand agency for children deprived of education

Mohmand Agency: On the instruction of the Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, an enrollment campaign was started in Mohmand Agency. In this regard an inauguration ceremony and awareness walk was held in Tehsil Parang and dozens of children were enrolled.

Complete Story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No.2


District Government has specialized 20% of budget for education

Peshawar: The District Government has specialized 20% of its budget for education. It will utilize all the resources on a priority basis for education. These views were expressed by AC Khyber Engineer Jamal ud Din.

Complete Story:  Akhbar-e-Khyber, Peshawar, Page No.3




Curriculum should be in accord with modern requirements: Qudratullah Mengal

District Quetta: Mr. Qudratullah Mengal of BNP along with others said in a joint statement that the government has kept education from the reach of the general public. They said a specific class has deteriorated the education system in Balochistan. They said it is time to make positive changes and the curriculum should be accord with modern requirements for excellence in the education sector.

Complete story: Daily Aazadi Quetta, Page No: 06


Teacher shortage should be reduced in Kuchlaq High School: Anwar Kakar

District Quetta: Islami Jameat Tulba IJT Kuchlaq administrator Mr. Anwar Khan Kakar with other party officials said that Government High School Kuchlaq is facing teachers’ scarcity, especially of science subjects. Students are facing problems in acquring education.  

Complete story: Daily Baakhabar Quetta, Page No: 02


Educational propagation & developmental efforts will keep continue in Gadani: Abdul Hameed Baloch

District Lasbela: The Ex-senator & chairman municipal committee Gadani Mr. Abdul Hameed Baloch said modern Education of computer science and skill development is the need of time. Meeting with youth group he said focusing on Education specially in computer science will lead towards success. He said facilities will be provided to students. Educational propagation & developmental efforts will keep continue in Gadani

Complete story: Daily Qudrat Quetta, Page No: 03


Action will be taken against absent teachers in Qalat: District Education Officer

District Qalat: The District Education Officer Qalat Mr. Shabir Ahmed Sumalani said during visiting different schools that standard Education is necessary for eradication of ignorance, illiteracy and Educational backwardness. He said strong & sound society can only be formed through quality Education. He said legal actions will be taken against absent teachers and will not be forgiven. He said teaches should not solely be present in schools but also should focus on positive results from students.  

Complete story: Daily Mashriq Quetta, Page No: 03


11 Million children are still dperived of Education: HDP

District Quetta: Hazarah Democratic Party HDP stated that increasing population creating problems of children ubrining & Education which is question mark for Government to tackle. 11 Million children right now in contry are still deprived of Education & are involved in child labor & other chores for earning of livelihood. On the other hand Government does not have any logical and practical policy for ubringing and Education of children; due to lack of policy child abuses like unemployment, poverty, hunger & extremisim is affecting the country as whole. HDP stated every year 05 lac children due to inappropriate Educational atmoshpare & lack of oppurtunities leave Education and incline towards labor.

Complete story: Daily Nai-Baat Quetta, Page No: 08




PEF partner Schools failed to provide basic facilities

District Bahawalpur: Parents had submitted an application about lack of basic facilities against Iqra Educational System in Goth Ghani Road near railway station. In response, the PEF Team physically visited the School send reported “all is well” to the senior management. They appealed to Chairman and MD Punjab Education Foundation must take notice and provide basic facilities in the School.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-10-06/page-09             


Decision to install barriers on gateway of Zakria University

District Multan: The management of Zakria University has focused on security arrangements and took a decision to ensure foolproof security arrangements by installing barriers on gateway and appointing trained security guards with modern weapons. Residents Officer of Zakria University shared that no compromise policy would be adopted to ensure security.  

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-10-06/page-08  


First time new BS program launched in Degree College Vehari

District Multan: The management of Degree College of Vehari shared that on first time new BS program has been started in Degree College Vehari; while a large numbers of Students getting admissions. He added that a large number of 1st year Students have enrolled in 2016, than previous years.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-10-06/page-03 


Lack of security arrangements in Primary Schools of Chona Wala

District Bahawalpur: Local community shared that the number of Students from Schools of Chona Wala are decreasing day by day due to poor security arrangements, Teachers not performing duties well and class-IV servants are not available. Students are compelled to clean classes. They appealed to Chief Minister Punjab, District Coordination Bahawalpur take notice.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.14   


Teacher dismissed due to poor cleanliness in Lab

District Layyah: The Executive District Officer-Education paid a surprise visit of Boys Model Community High School Layyah and found the poor arrangement of cleanliness in Science and computer lab. On the site he ordered to dismiss the responsible Teacher.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.07      


World Teachers’ Day 2016 being celebrated

District Rahim Yar Khan:  In honor of Teachers’ Word Teachers Day celebrated in District Rahim Yar Khan, Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalpur, Sadiqabad, Layyah, Khanpur, Jamal Din Wali, and Head Bakani in all over the Pakistan. Various events were arranged in many countries around the world on October 5. These activities held include celebrations to honor Teachers in general or those who have made a special contribution to a particular community.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.01




Corruption in Middle School funds

District Badin: Two coror and Eighty Lac ruppes were specified by Education department for 74 Middle and High School Furniture, Stationary and Electricity, but it is reported that more than one coror rupees were violated.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130439806&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


Attendance has reached to 99 percent after Biometric system: D.C Sanghar

District Sangahr: The Deputy Commissioner Sanghar has said that attendance in Schools has reached to 99 percent after introducing of Biometric verification System, whereas in second phase steps will be taken to increase student admission in Schools.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130439855&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006



Villagers take out protest against absence of teachers

District Badin: The residents of village Dewano Faqeer took out a protest against poor attendance of teachers in School. More than 60 Students are enrolled, but due to absence of teachers they do not attend School.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130439859&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


High School electricity disconnected

District Umarkot: The Government High School Babu Faqeer is without basic facilities. On the other hand, HESCO has disconnected its electricity for past five months.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130439847&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


School roof pieces leave a student injured

District Badin: A Girl Students got injured due to falling of roof pieces at Government High School. The incident has happened because of poor condition of the School building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130439850&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


School building crumbling, students in open

District Khairpur Mirs: The Building of Government Primary School Ghulam Hussain Mangra is standing in a ruined condition since last ten years, causing students to sit under trees in open.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130440009&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


Fifty Schools left closed due to shortage of Teachers in Taluka Mehar

District Dadu: More than fifty Government Schools are left dysfunctional due to shortage of teachers in Taluka Mehar. The residents came on roads to protest against education authorities and affecting of Education of their children.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130440004&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20161006


NTS Pass Teachers protest for demands

District Qamber Shahdadkot: The NTS Test pass teachers held a protest strike against treasury staff on demanding bribe for issuing bills of remaining salary.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2016-10-06/news/page2/1%20(2).htm



Six Thousand School of District Mirpurkhas under basic problems

District Mirpurkhas: According to collective survey of Education Department Sindh, around 100138 Boys and 53916 Girls do not get education out of 2166 Primary School of district Mirpurkhas, whereas 341 Schools are standing idle and closed. On the other hand 164 Boys School buildings, out of 772 and 120 Girls, including 488 collective School buildings are announced dangerous. Report declares that 1163 Schools are without compound walls, 1084 without facility of bathrooms; 1602 without electricity and 462 Schools are without buildings, whereas 1447 are lacking facility of safe drinking water.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2016-10-06/news/page3/1%20(8).htm


Number of Schools dysfunctional in Taluka Jhando Marri

District Tando Allahyar: Countless Government Schools are exposed to be closed in Taluka Jhando Marii due to carelessness of higher authorities. Number of Teachers of the Schools are on Visa system, by providing monthly bribe to the concerned in charges and they have been getting salary at homes.

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Secretary Education directs to block salary of 5000 Ghost Teachers

Karachi: The Secretary Education has directed to block salary of five thousand Ghost Teachers. He said that more than one thousand teachers vanish after their biometric attendance and it is decided to take action against them.

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Girl Student discharged from School

District Nauehshro feroz: Parent of class one student protested before Girls Primary School Memon Muhalla Bhriya City against School teacher, on beating his daughter. He told media that teachers has tortured his daughter and discharged her without any reason.

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