PR No. 250 Islamabad: December 29, 2015

Ms Leila Khan, Chairperson Prime Minister’s Youth Programme, held a meeting with a delegation of Government of Sindh, including Special Secretary Education and Special Secretary Sports & Youth Affairs Government of Sindh, at Prime Minister’s Office, in order to brief them about Federal Government’s socio-economic development initiatives for youth in Sindh, launched under the umbrella of Prime Minister’s Youth Programme.

Speaking at the occasion, Ms Leila Khan said, “Federal Government is running six (06) schemes under Prime Minister’s Youth Programme.  These schemes include Prime Minister’s Youth Business Loan Scheme, Prime Minister’s Interest Free Loan Scheme, Prime Minister’s Youth Skill Development Programme, Prime Minister’s Youth Laptop Scheme, Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme, and Prime Minister’s Youth Training Scheme.”

She added, “Youth in Sindh is benefitting substantially from all the above-mentioned six schemes of Prime Minister’s Youth Programme, However, there is a dire need to launch a proactive awareness campaign for the youth to benefit as much as possible from these socio-economic interventions of the Federal Government.

The visiting delegation highly appreciated the outstanding job being done by the Chairperson Prime Minister’s Youth Programme and her team in implementing the vision of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif for the socio—economic development of people, especially the youth, by providing them encouraging environment through various initiatives of Prime Minister’s Youth Programme.  They thanked the Chairperson, Ms Leila Khan for taking them on board on all these developments, and ensured her of their continuous commitment towards successful implementation of the programme in their areas.