Minister: (Steps being taken to ensure quality school education: Baligh)

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Education Baligh-ur-Rehman has said that the government is taking steps to ensure quality school education.

Addressing a function at a private school here on Wednesday, he said the federal and provincial governments have substantially enhanced their education budgets.

The minister said the federal government has doubled the budget for higher education from forty billion rupees to eighty billion rupees. He said these steps will go a long way in improving the standard of education.