Rs207b development plan for revival of COVID-19 hit education sector formulated in KP

PESHAWAR: A mega development plan worth Rs207 billion has been formulated for revival and development of education sector in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the wake of coronavirus crisis.

As per development plan, special focus would be made on construction of new schools, colleges, recruitment of teachers, infrastructure development and strengthening of public sector universities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, official sources in Education Department told APP on Sunday.

Under the plan, conditions of 26,000 schools would be improved in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa where lack of facilities like washroom rooms, boundary walls, clean drinking water and shortage of teachers would be addressed in the current fiscal year. - APP ?