Minister for Education, Naeem Akhtar today visited various schools and Degree College in Thana Mandi area, here, to get a first hand appraisal of the working in the educational institutions.
During his visit, the Minister took stock of infrastructural and educational facilities and quality of education and learning outcomes. He was accompanied by MLA Rajouri, Qamar Hussain Chaudhary, SSP Rajouri, CEO Rajouri and other senior officers.
En-route, the Minister visited High School Manyal and interacted with students and staff. He inspected the school premises and asked the headmaster to work on improving the teaching standards in the school.
The Minister directed the Chief Education Officer, Rajouri to pay regular visits to schools in his jurisdiction to ensure proper monitoring.
The Minister also visited Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Thana Mandi. On the occasion he announced establishment of a Smart Class Room and a Computer Aided Lab in the school.
Later at Degree College, Thana Mandi, the Minister visited the newly started Smart Class Room and interacted with the Principal and faculty members.
The Minister asked the Principal to start vocational courses in certain Functional spoken languages and entrepreneurial skills among the students. He also asked the Principal to start a Boutique in the college.
Naeem Akhter also called for to establishing an organic farm in the college premises.