IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar is ensuring revolutionary measures for the education welfare of children of police employees.

IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar is ensuring revolutionary measures for the education welfare of children of police employees.

Payment of all claims for the year 2021 and 2022 is complete, uninterrupted payment of scholarship for 2023 is also going on according to schedule. IG Punjab

This year Rs 75 crores have been given from the Punjab Police Welfare Fund as scholarships to the brilliant students and children of police employees, said Dr. Usman Anwar.

By 31st December, the target of Rs 85 crore in form of educational scholarships for children's education expenses will be issued. Dr. Usman Anwar

Inspector General Police Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar is taking revolutionary measures for the education welfare of the children of police employees, in continuation of which payment of all claims for the years 2021 and 2022 is complete and uninterrupted payment of scholarship for 2023 is also going on according to schedule. IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar said that 75 crore rupees have been given from the Punjab Police Welfare Fund to the brilliant and intelligent children of the police employees in the form of scholarships so far this year.IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar talked about the education welfare measures from Additional IG Finance and Welfare Muhammad Riaz Nazir Gara and DIG Welfare Ghazi Muhammad Salahuddin.Both the officers briefed the IG Punjab about total expenditure provided to students in form of education assistance.

IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar while congratulating the officers and officials of Punjab Police for the issuance of record funds for education welfare said that by December 31, the target of Rs 85 crore scholarships for children's education expenses will be met. Dr. Usman Anwar said that MOUs have also been signed with reputed educational networks for the higher education of police employees' children, while at the same time scholarships are being provided to the talented children of police constables for higher education from abroad. IG Punjab added that all these scholarships are being given from the income of welfare funds by deduction from the salaries of the police employees and will be continued and increased further in the next financial year.

 

(Handout No. 780)

Syed Mubashar Hussain

Director Public Relations
Punjab Police

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Press Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 7, 2023