Gul Hammad Farooqi
Chitral, May 28: Annual parents day was celebrated at Government Centennial model high School Chitral today. Member Provincial Assembly Miss Fouzia Bibi was chief guest on the occasion while the ceremony was presided over by Nisar Muhammad Khan District Education Officer. Students of different classes presented Qirat, Naath Sharif and national songs. Students also delivered speeches in English and Urdu on the title of “Alive Aation” which was highly appreciated by the participants.
Students performed tableau and skits giving the message to the participants to never waste their time.
Speaking on the occasion MPA Miss Fouzia Bibi said that provincial government of KPK fully supports education and aims to bring positive changes in existing system for betterment in education. She said that Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf is trying its best to enforce equal education system in the country and to eliminate discrimination in the present system. She said that some 28000 schools would be constructed throughout the province. She also said that 8,000 teachers have been appoined but 14000 posts still lay vacant.
She said that some 600 female teachers were terminated for not performing their duty and PTI has zero tolerance for corrupt people. We check performance of teachers and schools through our independent monitoring unit and cash award will be given to best teacher, Fouzia added. She said in KPK new building of schools will be consist upon 6 class rooms as in past it having only 2 rooms. She emphasized on philanthropists to support our Tameeri School program where 114 schools have been nominated in our website as pilot project. She said that 70% new schools will be constructing for female to increase literacy ratio among the women folk.
Zuhra Jalal District Education Officer female stressed upon the politicians and elected representatives to avoid from any interference in posting and transfer of teachers rather than they should to work for its improvement and development of the country. She said that we need quality education not of quantity one. Some 1373 female candidates submitted their applications for 7 posts of primary school teacher. She appeals to politicians to not support defaulter teachers who not perform their duty but take undue support of them.
Haji Nisar Muhammad Khan district Education officer male stressed upon the stakeholders as well as on media to play vital role in improvement of education and brining positive changes. He appreciated students who take part in different activities and performed excellently. Abdul Wali Khan Advocate announced of Rupees 25000 for organizing committee who also was a student of this school.
Principal Mir Wali Khan, Haji Penin Shah district agriculture officer retired and other said that they remain students of this school. Abdul Hakeem chairman parents teaches council said that there is no information technology laboratory despite that two teachers are serving here. He also demanded for a hostel for boarding students coming here from far flung areas with increasing in PTC fund for maintenance. He also announced of RS 10000 Additional Assistant Commissioner Muhammad Akram also hailed performance of students. At last award were given to old students of this school who achieve highly career in their practical life and students of best performance. The speakers said that students of this school success in high level posts like Doctor, Engineer, Professor, judge and educationists
A large number of students, Teachers, doctors, social workers participated in the annual parents day.