Positive development is on its way as a campaign for enrollment in schools of the children of brick kiln workers was inaugurated by Punjab Labour and Human Resource Minister Raja Ashfaq Sarwar in Nankana Sahib on Tuesday.
Being launched with the collaboration of the International Labour Organisation, the drive aims at enrolling out-of-school children of kiln workers in schools by Oct 31. The Punjab government will provide free education, school bags and books to the children enrolled to schools under the project.
Up to 35 out of school children of kiln workers from Nankana Sahib district were enrolled in the Government Model Primary School Chokhiyanwala, Nankana Sahib, on the occasion. The minister said a follow-up mechanism would be set up to ensure sustainability of schemes by monitoring through district vigilance committees.