PR No. 94
Islamabad June 16, 2020

Director General, Federal Government Educational Institutions (FGEI) Major General Muhammad Asghar has donated the cheque of PKR 11 million for Prime Minster’s Corona Relief Fund to Federal Minster for Education & Professional Training Mr. Shafqat Mahmood. The amount was collected by the employees of Federal Government Educational Institutions (FGEI) Cantonments /Garrisons to support the dignified cause of government for helping poor segments of the society in this need of the hour. Federal Minister Shafqat Mahmood acknowledged the valuable efforts of FGEI for the country and the nation and stated that the relationship between the Ministry of Education and FGEI would further strengthen. Minster has remarked that they would learn from experiences of each other and keep sharing the good practices in future as well. Mr. Mahmood has noted that there is intense pressure from Private Schools and Religious Seminaries for re-opening of schools & madrassas, so keeping in view the emerging situation, minister has advised to convene the Inter Provincial Education Ministers Conference, mainly to discuss this agenda on 2nd of July 2020 and to prepare the recommendations for the next National Coordination Committee’s meeting.