Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain said while addressing a function in Islamabad on Monday, educating the young will make a way towards country progress.
The function was arranged by Benazir Income Support Program (BISP).
The president said that education provides equal opportunities of employment and development for all the individuals.
Mamnoon Hussain appreciated BISP for making efforts to provide education opportunities to 1.3 million children of poor chunk of society.
President exhorted the provincial governments to cooperate with Waseela-e-Taleem programme to ensure quality education for every child initiated by BISP.
“Pakistan is facing challenges of terrorism and illiteracy is one of the main reasons behind these menaces,” said Mamnoon Hussain.