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Concept of HR to be included in syllabus: minister

LAHORE (PPI) – Provincial Minister for Human Rights, Makhdoom Ashfaq Ahmad has said that the concept of human rights would be included in the syllabus with a view to sensitise the younger generations with the significance of human rights in the civil societies.

The promotion of human rights would result in strengthen­ing enlightened moderation as well, he added.

He was addressing a function held under the aegis of a non-governmental voluntary organisation at Township on Monday. Stressing upon the NG0s to strive for the well­being of the needy and the poor around them, he maintained that the pro-active steps taken by the government paved the way for a welfare-oriented society and informed that the welfare and rehabilitation of the women folk, juveniles and the beggars would result in improv­ing the lot of the down trodden.

He said the government had taken steps to sensitise the officials of police and jail departments about human rights.
Source: The Nation