Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood addressing the gathering during the Inaugural Ceremony of National Institute of Virology at the International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS)University of Karachi on September 18, 2019

KARACHI, Sep 18 (APP):Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training, Shafqat Mahmood here on Wednesday called upon all stakeholders to play their role in turning education sector into free of politics with major focus on up-gradation of standard and quality of the courses and training offered to the children and youth of the country.

Inaugurating the National Institute of Virology at the Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research (PCMD), University of Karachi, he said said the government was trying to unite all provinces on one point of education as this sector should be free from politics.
He pointed out that the government would steadily enforce a unified education system in the country to mitigate class differences between rich and poor classes.
The Minister for Education and Professional Training mentioned that the federal education ministry was working on many projects to enhance the quality of learning in all faculties and that the federal government has allocated Rs.59 billion for the higher the education sector.