Development, promotion of quality education top priorities, says Yaseen

Kotli: AJK Senior Minister Ch. Muhammad Yaseen has said that development‚ promotion of quality education and provision of employment opportunities to the people is priority of the government.

Addressing a function at Naar in Kotli district‚ he said that construction of inter district roads‚ establishing universities‚ medical colleges and launching of other mega projects in the state would go a long way in the improvement in education sector and for socioeconomic uplift of the state.

He said that involvement of private sector is imperative for ending unemployment and added that for this purpose state government is encouraging private sector.

Chaudhry Yaseen who is also the chairman AJK Hydro Electric Board said concrete steps have been taken for timely completion of the Hydel power projects launched in the state to overcome energy crises. He said credit goes to the PPP government for launching different mega projects including universities and medical colleges.