Federal govt says it spending Rs 3.5 billion for FATA to promote education


Islamabad, Sept. 24 (TNS): Federal government is spending Rs 3.5 billion for promotion of education in FATA, state media reported on Sunday.

Radio Pakistan quoting official sources, fifty-nine projects have been initiated in education sector in all tribal agencies.

These include construction of new technical education institutions to train tribal youth in different trades.

The report said that primary, middle and high schools are being upgraded in tribal belt to provide better education facilities to tribal students.