Bijarani hands over relief goods to IDPs in Mardan.
ISLAMABAD, May 26, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Federal Minister for
Education Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani handed over relief goods collected by
the students and teachers of educational institutions working under
Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) to the displaced people in Mardan
today. The relief goods loaded in 42 trucks were handed over to the
authorities. The minister visited Yaseen camp and Government Girls High
School No 2, Hoti, Mardan where he handed over that school for the IDPs.
The ministry in collaboration with UNESCO would enrol the displaced
children in the institutes of the federal capital. Provincial Minister
Babar Khan, Director General FDE Malik Attiqur Rehman, Director Model
Colleges Mujahid Zameer and other officials were present on the
occasion. The relief items include sufficient quantity of rice, pulses,
sugar, surf, soap, biscuits, fans, mattresses and match boxes besides
cash were gathered at Islamabad Model College for Boys F-8/4. The
students as well as teachers of the colleges voluntarily offered their
services in the collection of relief goods and contributed
wholeheartedly for assisting their brothers and sisters in moment of
crisis. The students of the colleges have collected relief items in a
period of three days. FDE is extending its all out support for
accommodating the displaced people and to bring normalcy in their lives.
The directorate is accommodating the displaced children in the model
colleges and F.G. colleges, providing them uniform, books and whatever
item they need. The student registration process in institutes is
underway. The students of English medium are being given admissions in
the model colleges while students of Urdu medium are being adjusted in
federal government colleges, he said.
(THROUGH ASIA PULSE)