Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a meeting to review the progress of Youth Program. He said government will ensure everything to empower the Pakistani Youth.
Nawaz Sharif, on Wednesday, said in a meeting to make every step towards empowerment towards the improvement of youth. He said that 50% loans will be given to women.
Nawaz Sharif was informed about the feedback of youth and general public. Thousands of messages were received by Youth Program feedback system.
Prime Minister’s Youth program was launched a few weeks ago, worth 20 billion PKR. These six schemes, including Micro Interest-Free Loans, Small Business Loans, Youth Training Scheme, Youth Skills Development Scheme, Provision of Laptops and Scheme for Reimbursement of Fee for Students of less developed areas of Pakistan.
Nawaz said that 1oo thousand laptops will be given to talented students of all public sector universities.
The meeting was attended by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Minister for Information Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Minister of State for Information Technology Anusha Rehman, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Dr Musadiq Malik and Secretary Finance Dr Waqar Masood Khan.