SIALKOT:,,, The district administration has announced to bring 6000 nomad children into the education circle in district’s four Sialkot, Daska, Sambrial and Pasrur tehsils here.
EDO Education Sialkot, Muhammad Saleem Khan told that all the nomad children present in district would be enrolled in the government schools. He said that the local education office has planned to enroll bout 1, 30,000 children in government schools of the district till October 31, 2014 under the Punjab government’s education promotion program.
On the other hand the special teams of education department have not yet reached to the cottages of nomad people located in district for enrolling nomad children in the government schools for providing them education.
The nomad children often spend the whole day in their cottages located in slum areas of district lonely, playing with toys. The parents leave them there, while going to trash heaps for picking livelihood.