Students urged to adopt book-reading habit

Islamabad, January 19, 2018 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training, Engr. Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman has said that students will have to adopt the habit of book-reading as the habit of reading is helpful for life-long learning. The Federal Minister was addressing the students of Sindh Madressatul Islam University at the auditorium of Pakistan Manpower Institute here on Friday.

Students delegation of Sindh Madressatul Islam University is on study tour of Islamabad. Baligh Ur Rehman said that the life-long learning is very vital for us and the students should know the difference between right and wrong. He said that it is blessing that our population comprises large number of young people and our youth has great talent and potential. Our youth has great abilities and they will have to use their abilities towards right direction.

He urged the students to adopt constant approach and to do hard work. The Federal Minister said that the future of Pakistan is very bright. He said that universities will have focus upon the character building of the students along with the imparting education to them. He said that the promotion of education is the top priority of the present government.

He said that government has increased funding for education sector. The Federal Minister said that number of out of school children has phenomenally dropped in the country. Vice Chancellor Sindh Madressatul Islam University Dr. Muhammad Ali Shaikh, Director General Pakistan Manpower Institute, Ms. Khalida Gulnar were also present on the occasion.

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