An educational pre-budget 2022-23 seminar was held under the All-Pakistan Private Schools Federation (APPSF) presided by Central President Kashif Mirza. Addressing the participants of the seminar, Mirza Kashif Ali said that APPSF recommended to Federal and Provincial governments allocate and…
Punjab Government draws on tech to monitor private schools
Supreme court of Pakistan’s (SC) three-judge bench under the headship of Justice Gulzar Ahamd has hinted that the government can take over private schools or even close them. The remarks were made while hearing the ongoing case against private school…
Punjab Minister for School Education Murad Raas has said the department was receiving complaints against fee issue in private schools on a daily basis, and private schools have been given a deadline of February 12 to make necessary amendments in the fee structure.
Punjab Minister for School Education Dr Murad Raas has said that the provincial government would ensure implementation of the Supreme Court orders regarding private school fees at all costs. During a press talk on Friday in Lahore, Raas said the recommendations regarding an authority to monitor private schools and their affairs were with the provincial law ministry and the government would presented it in the Punjab Assembly soon.
The Punjab government is in the process of drafting new legislation as well as establishing a regulatory body that can monitor private schools in Punjab for various issues like fee hikes and other complaints by parents.
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