Rs 400 mln to be provided for human rights education, awareness

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ISLAMABAD, Feb 13 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, while approving the draft Action Plan to Improve Human Rights Situation in Pakistan, further ordered that an amount of Rs 400 million would be provided for human rights education, sensitization, awareness, research and communication. Out of this total amount, Rs 150 million would be allocated during the current financial year through a supplementary grant, while Rs 250 million through budgetary allocations in FY 2016 17, said a press release of PM Office Media Wing on Saturday.