ISLAMABAD (HRNW) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that eliminating class divide in the education system is the present government’s top priority. He said that efforts should be intensified to bring madrassas into the mainstream and implement the decided strategy.
In an important meeting chaired by PM Imran Khan, he was informed that an estimated 7-8 million students are taking advantage of teleschooling and an e-learning portal was being launched nationwide as well. The PM was briefed on various measures taken to continue providing education despite the closure of educational institutions due to coronavirus.
Prime Minister Imran Khan directed that a joint strategy on education and teaching process be formulated in consultation with all provincial education ministers.
He also directed that a strategy be formulated to address the financial difficulties of educational institutions and parental concerns over fees.
He said that long distance education and easy access to learning from various sources, especially in the current situation, should be ensured. In this regard, all available resources should be used. He added.