Education awareness walk held in Gomal

TANK:Students from various schools staged an awareness walk in Gomal locality to promote government drive for enrollment of out of school children. The school-children, lead by their teachers were chanting slogans and displaying cards with motivational message for educating kids at every cost.

The walk, comprising students and teachers from GPS Atak Khel, Kot Wali and Kot Khaddak and local notables, begin from Government Primary School (GPS) Kot Hakim to Jatta Qila.

Slogans and messages written over the play-cards were “knowledge is the third eye” “knowledge is light” “we want education” “knowledge is power” and others.

Speaking on the occasion, local bodies’ members Haya Khan Bettani appreciated the provincial government education enrollment campaign and said poor students are welcomed in government schools for free education. He stressed upon parents to enroll their children in schools.

Teacher Ubaidullah Bettani, who is an Engineer by qualification and working as teacher at a government school, said that education is the only and sustainable way to eradicate poverty and build a strong Pakistan.