Bill adpoted in Sindh Assembly to set up university of technology and skill development

Sindh Assembly unanimously adopted the bill of “The Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University of Technology and Skill Development bill, 2016” and “The Sindh Companies Profits (Worker’s Participation) Bill, 2015 on Friday. Another bill on “The Sindh Employees’ Old-Age Benefits (Amendment) Bill, 2016” was introduced in the session here at the Sindh Assembly presided over by Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani. The Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Technology and Skill Development bill was moved by senior Minister Nisar Ahmed Khuhro to set up the university at Khairpur.

On the occasion, Sindh Minister for Education and Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Ahmed Khuhro said that the bill was moved to set up the university of technology and skills development. The university would impart education to youth of Sindh and also enhance the skills of youth, he said. There are already about 40 government and private universities in the province imparting education to youth, he said. The report on The Sindh Companies Profits (Worker’s Participation) Bill was presented by Sindh Assembly Standing Committee on Labor and Human Resources Chairman Syed Khalid Ahmed in the house.

Later, the assembly adopted it unanimously. MPA Syed Khalid Ahmed said that no one would oppose the bill introduced in the house to set up university because everyone was supporting better education for our future generation. He expressed concerns over the rise of corruption and bad governance in various departments of the Sindh government.

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