RAJOURI, NOVEMBER 17: Minister for Education, Mr Naeem Akhtar today conducted surprise check of government schools in Nowshera constituency here and took stock of the infrastructure and other facilities at these schools.
During the surprise inspection, the Minister visited Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Sunderbani, Government Higher Secondary School Lamberi and Government Boys Higher Secondary School, Nowshera.
MLA Nowshera, Ravinder Raina, Deputy Commissioner, Rajouri, Shabir Ahmed Bhat, SSP Rajouri, Rajeshwar Singh, SC R&B, Majeed Wani, SDM Harbans Lal, Tehsildar, Pankaj Sasan alongwith other district and sectoral officers accompanied the Minister during his visit.
The Minister interacted with the teachers and the students to inquire about how to improve the educational standards in these institutions.
Earlier, the Minister convened a joint meeting of district administration and prominent citizens of the area at Dak Bungalow, Nowshera to take their feedback about the various ongoing developmental works in Nowshera constituency.
Responding to the demand of the locals, the Minister announced to start classes for science stream at Boys Higher Secondary School, Nowshera from next academic session. He directed SDM Nowshera to regularly monitor the functioning of schools in his jurisdiction and ensure to increase their academic performance.