Teachers’ training institute at PAF baseArchive
LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif laid the foundation stone on Tuesday of a teachers training institute for special education at PAF Base.
Mr Sharif praised Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman for the project and said the Punjab government provided funds for the institute and would continue to provide assistance for the purpose.
Children with special needs could be made useful members of society through providing them good education and training.
The PAF base commander said the institute was being set up by the PAF and the Punjab government and the project would be completed in a year.
He said that state of the art facilities would be available at the institute for the training of teachers.
He said the PAF had started training of teachers and he thanked the Punjab government for the provision of Rs160 million for construction of the institute.
Mr Aman presented a model of JF-17 Thunder Aircraft to the chief minister as a souvenir.
Published in Dawn, March 9th, 2016