Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif has said that 100,000 laptops will be given to high achievers of exams, says a handout issued here on Thursday.
He was chairing a meeting on distribution of laptops to talented students of Punjab he said the move would leave an impact on education sector and provide an opportunity to hard working students to benefit from the latest technology. He issued instructions for formation of a committee headed by the planning and development chairman to evolve a strategy keeping in view all aspects of the project.
The meeting reviewed the procedure for distribution of these laptops, selection of students and purchase of the machines. Punjab Information Technology Board Chairman Dr Javed Abdul Ghani gave a detailed briefing about various aspects of the said project.