CM Shahbaz Sharif Sees off Toppers Going on Foreign Study Tour

Jul 01, 2013

40 brilliant students who had topped the Matriculation, FA/FSC and BA/BSC examinations took off for Europe last night. CM Shahbaz Sharif since 2008 had decided that all Ministers, MNAs and MPAs including himself would pay for all foreign visits from their personal pockets, and the Government of Punjab would bear the expense of sending brilliant students to Europe to visit some of the top


universities of the world. Student delegation comprises toppers from Sindh, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Gilit Baltistan and they will be visiting prominent universities of Germany, Sweden and UK. “Imparting training and education to the bright stars of the nation, enhancing information and providing resources for equipping them with modern knowledge is such a useful investment due to which country and the nation would be able to achieve the goals of development and prosperity“, said CM Shahbaz Sharif while talking to media. CM Shahbaz Sharif saw the students off at Allama Iqbal International Airport last night.