Provincial government of Sindh has announced that it will pay the examination & enrollment fees of orphan students throughout the province.
Previously the government announced that it will pay the examination fee but now notification has been issued which also covers the enrollment fees.
It will be applicable for both students of government schools & colleges and private schools & colleges.
[junkie-alert style=”green”] It is estimated that around 3 million kids are out of school in Sindh alone, in total Pakistan has 22.6 million children still out of school. These figures are of 2017, but is believed that no significant changed had occurred in the first 4 months of 2018. [/junkie-alert]
Addition Chief Secretary Muhammad Hussain Syed this will be applicable for classes of 9th, 10th and colleges. But to avail this facility student must apply as an orphan during submission of exam forms.
He further said that government is also considering to pay tuition fees for the students from 1 class till 12th.