Prime Minister announce cash award Rs100, 000 each to students
Islamabad, March 14, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Asraf has said that Pakistan is blessed with talent and a huge human resource which is a harbinger of a bright future of the country.
The Prime Minister was talking to Young Microsoft certified students, Subhan Ali Syedain (age 7 years and 8 months), Inam Ali Syedain (age 9 years and one month) and Rooma Syedain (age 10 years and five months) at the PM’s House this afternoon.
The Prime Minister said that government would continue to encourage the youth in their endeavours to excel and create conducive environment so that they can achieve their potential.
In recognition of the young IT professional’s achievements, the Prime Minister announced cash reward of Rs. 100,000 (one hundred thousand) for each of the talented student. He also announced scholarship of Rs. 10,000 (ten thousand) per month for them up to their Master degree level education.
The Prime Minister also announced provision of latest version of laptop for each of them to help them in their studies.
Present on the occasion were parents of the young Microsoft certified professionals and government officials.
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