PESHAWAR: Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmoud Khan has directed the total transformation of TEVTA functions, realignment of professional and technical skills building training with the market and industries. He said the new ground realities of the market and industrial sector required highly skilled manpower in order to raise the existing placement for jobs from 25% to 70%.
“Compromising improvement and progress creates a lot of problem that we have seen in the last few decades and the people are still bearing the brunt of these illogical compromises adding that resistance to change and improvement delays the growth”, he added.
He was presiding over a meeting of TEVTA at Chief Minister Secretariat Peshawar. The meeting focused on the functions, progress of work on the functionalisation of different institutes, the governance and budget related issues and made a number of decisions.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 9th, 2018.