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PECN lauds KP’s determination on free transportation services for feminine college students

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PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Training Champions Community (PECN) has lauded the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities determination to offer free transportation services to feminine college students in province.

In response to a press launch issued right here on Wednesday, the KP authorities not too long ago introduced free transportation services for feminine college students.

KP Chief Minister Mehmood Khan accepted free transportation for feminine college students attending any public sector college within the province to extend the literacy charge among the many women. Many ladies in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province had been discouraged from persevering with their schooling annually due to the lengthy distances between their houses and colleges and the dearth of inexpensive transportation choices for them to journey.

Initially, the PTC (Mum or dad-Trainer Council) fund can be utilized for the pilot challenge in distant areas of the province, in accordance with the main points offered by the Elementary and Secondary Training Division (ESED).

In 2022 Ladies Parliamentary Caucus (WPC) by a advice paper and joint place paper by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Fee on Standing of Ladies and Baby Welfare & Safety Fee of their joint place paper with Pakistan Training Champions Community emphasised the availability of free transportation for women within the rural areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

In response to the survey, which was carried out as a part of the BISP’s Nationwide Socio-Financial Registry census with the assistance of elementary and secondary college lecturers, the kids not attending college within the province complete 4.7 million whereas the variety of out-of-school women within the province is 2.9 million, which quantities to 53 per cent of the whole 5.4 million lady inhabitants of the identical age group.

Blue Veins native not-for-profit group working to advertise and defend women’ secondary Training in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for women says if there isn’t any college in her village she is pressured to drop out. Mother and father won’t permit their women to stroll to highschool as a result of threat of violence, and there’s no inexpensive manner for them to attend college outdoors of their village. Due to this, there may be little incentive for a woman in these rural villages to remain in class previous sixth grade.

Qamar Naseem, Program Supervisor Blue Veins and Training Champion from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa mentioned “free transportation can help women on the transitional stage, main the way in which in establishing feminine schooling as a norm somewhat than an anomaly.”

“The accepted scheme will assist mitigates gender imbalances, bolsters particular person shallowness and fosters a larger, extra energetic function for ladies in society.”

“The impacts of this program might be far-reaching, reverberating throughout the financial system and the futures of ladies and their households,” he added.

 

 

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KP launches app to survey, monitor compensation for broken houses

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PESHAWAR: The federal government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has launched a cell utility for a survey of homes broken in catastrophic floods to make sure clear dispensation of compensation to the homeowners.

Held beneath the chairmanship of Shahzad Khan Bangash, chief secretary of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, a high-level assembly was apprised the applying has been ready by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Info Know-how Board (KPITB) and officers are being skilled to make use of it.

It was additional knowledgeable the survey of flood-hit homes will start from September 15 and, as soon as accomplished, cash can be paid by way of the Financial institution of Khyber.

Per a preliminary harm evaluation report ready by Provincial Catastrophe Administration Authority (PDMA), a complete of 91,456 homes have been broken within the flood-ravaged districts. Amongst these 37,523 have been fully broken whereas 53,933 have braved partial damages.

The assembly was additional knowledgeable that Rs400,000 could be given for a very destroyed home and Rs160,000 for {a partially} broken home.

Bangash directed related deputy commissioners to overview the progress of the survey on day by day foundation and full the method throughout the stipulated time. He additionally urged fast-track fee of compensation in a clear method.

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4 eunuchs shot at, injured in Peshawar

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PESHAWAR: 4 individuals belonging to transgender group have been injured in a firing incident within the provincial capital right here on Sunday.

In line with police sources, some unidentified individuals opened hearth on 4 transgenders on Ring Highway in Peshawar. Consequently, they sustained accidents and have been shifted to Woman Studying Hospital. The police have registered a case towards the assailants.

Crimes towards transgender group are on the rise in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

In March, two transgender individuals have been killed in two separate firing incidents in Peshawar and Mardan.

Reportedly, a transgender named Sabir and one other individual have been fired upon at Mardan Charsadda Chowk. Consequently, Sabir died on the spot whereas the opposite individual obtained injured.

In one other incident of the identical nature, some unknown males using a motorbike opened hearth on the automobile of transgender individuals close to the town museum in Mardan.

In line with police, a transgender recognized as Coconut was killed and one other individual was damage within the firing incident.

In January, a transgender grew to become prey to a crossfire and died immediately throughout a marriage ceremony in Bannu.

 

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Injured PTI MPA underwent surgical procedure, shifted to ward: LRH Spokesman

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PESHAWAR: Severely injured PTI MPA Malik Liaqat Khan has been operated upon and shifted to ward, spokesman for the Woman Studying Hospital Muhammad Asim informed media right here on Sunday.

The injured MPA was present process therapy at Woman Studying Hospital, the spokesman confirmed. He mentioned MPA Malik Liaqat Khan was hit by a number of bullets in his abdomen and shoulder and was operated upon and shifted to the ward, spokesperson LRH knowledgeable.

Malik Liaqat just isn’t totally aware, it could be untimely to say something about his full restoration, hospital spokesperson mentioned whereas replying a query when requested about his situation. Three individuals injured together with the MPA are additionally admitted to the hospital emergency division, he disclosed.

“Malik Liaqat Khan’s nephew Huzaifa is among the many injured, mentioned the LRH spokesperson.”

Huzaifa was additionally shot within the abdomen and was additionally operated on, Asim mentioned. He mentioned MPA Secretary Shoaib and good friend Shakir are among the many different injured. Malik Liaqat Khan was injured in a murderous assault in Dir Decrease on Saturday evening. The injured had been shifted to Peshawar after first help in Timargarh District Headquarter Hospital, spokesperson LRH mentioned.

He mentioned MPA Malik Liaqat Khan was injured together with others within the assaults together with his good friend Shakir, Secretary Shoaib, and nephew Huzaifa and people useless within the assault had been recognized as Jan Alam, his brother, Yasir his nephew, gunman Naseer and one other particular person.

Assault on MPA Liaqat condemned

Particular Assistant to Chief Minister on Info and Public Relation Barrister Muhammad Ali Saif on Sunday condemned assault on PTI’s MPA Malik Liaqat Ali in Dir Decrease.

In a condemnation message, Barrister Saif mentioned that the Chief Minister has taken discover of the incident and directed police chief to arrest the attackers.

Barrister Saif mentioned that such cowardice assault can not repulse their brave.

He mentioned that these concerned within the incident can be delivered to justice quickly.

He prayed to Allah Almighty for the departed soul in everlasting peace and grant braveness to bereaved relations to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude and for early restoration of the injured individuals.

 

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