SHANGLA, 29 September: The Education Department with the cooperation of Youth Jirga organised a walk to create awareness about importance of education and enrolment in schools in Shangla on Thursday.

The walk started from Bisham Bazaar and ended at Government Higher Secondary School. Speakers on the occasion emphasised the importance of education. They urged all the people to enrol their five-year-old children in schools to make them useful citizens of the country and ensure their bright future.

Member Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Muhammad Rashad Khan, officials of Education Department, members of Youth Jirga, teaches and local government representatives participated in the event. Participants of the walk were carrying banners and placards inscribed with slogans for promotion of education. The participating students also presented Na’ats, national songs and debates on the occasion.