Provincial Minister for Elementary and Secondary Education Muhammad Atif Khan Thursday warned strict action against teachers if to be found guilty of absence from duty.
Addressing a prize distribution ceremony here at Peshawar Public School and College, he said that a comprehensive monitoring system has been developed to ensure presence of teachers at school.
He said the system of monitoring is independent and transparent enough, adding even the surprise visits of monitoring officers would also be monitored.
The Minister said the government is paying full attention to education sector as it believes that peace and prosperity are not possible in a society without education.
Atif Khan deplored that previous provincial governments of KP totally ignored the education sector due to which the required resulted were not achieved.
He noted that if teachers start performing their duty with sincerity and honesty then the required positive results can be achieved. Later he distributed prizes among students who outshined in annual examinations.
Source: The Frontier Post.