Database development to determine youth’s socio-economic status: Usman


Islamabad: Jan 21, 2020 (TNS): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs, Muhammad Usman Dar has said the government has been working on establishing a comprehensive national database to determine socio-economic status of youth.

Talking to APP, he said the National Youth Development Index will be developed within the current calendar year which eventually will help the federal government in drafting legislation for the development of youth.

He said initially, a survey would be conducted at the provincial levels to analyze the challenges faced by youth including educational issues, health problems, employment status and social dilemmas.