PR No. 196 Islamabad: 27th September 2017

Minister of State for CADD, Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhry met with representatives of private schools in Islamabad discussed matters relating to amendments in the rules of Private Education Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA).

The meeting which was also attended by Chairman PEIRA Mr. Hasnat Qureshi sought proposals from the representatives of the private schools for amendment in the PEIRA rules. Private schools’ unions which represented more than ninety percent of private educational institutions of rural and urban areas of Islamabad participated in the meeting.

The Minister assured the meeting that the proposals of private schools organizations would be considered by the Rules Amendment Committee and all the practicable proposals will be incorporated in the amendments. He further added that the private educational institutions of Islamabad are playing an important role in imparting quality education to children. The meeting also discussed issues of NOC, registration of schools and other relevant suggestions.