President Mamnoon Hussain stresses need for promoting girls education

December 30, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain stressing the need for promoting girls education has said women have to play a pivotal role in guiding children to become useful citizens of society.

Addressing the first convocation of Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University in Islamabad on Monday he said that major portion of our population compromises of youth and if trained properly‚ they can contribute their best for the development of the country.

Mamnoon Hussain said the government welcomes private investment in health and education sectors as investment in these sectors will lead the country towards sustainable socio-economic development.

He urged parents to pay special attention to the education of girls because an educated mother can ensure educated generation.