Over 20 mln children out of schools in Pakistan: NCHD

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KARACHI, April 8 (APP): Chairperson, National Commission for Human Development (NCHD), Razina Alam Khan has said that around 57 million adults are illiterate in Pakistan and 24 million children are out of schools.

She stated this while briefing a meeting held between the NCHD and steering committee of Pakistan Human Development Fund (PHDF).

The meeting was held at a local hotel here and was chaired by Chairperson of NCHD, Razina Alam Khan along with Chairperson, PHDF, Dr Nadira Panjwani, said a press release on Friday.