KARACHI: Provincial minister for education and literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that Sindh Government will restore historical significance of Jufelhurst school Soldier Bazzar and it will also be made a model school so that no one can dare to occupy it illegally and disturb the studies of the students.
This he said while talking to media men during visiting Jufelhurst school Soldier Bazzar here on Thursday. On this occasion minister for culture and tourism Syed Sardar Ahmed Shah and Secretary Education Schools Abdul Aziz Uqaili were also present.
He said that school ‘ s external view would be intact and curriculum activities would not be disturbed either. Replying to a query, minister education Jam Mehtab Dahar said that an inquiry was conducted, investigations were made, arrests were also made and on the recommendations of CTD report, CM Sindh took immediate steps. He added that the work was expedited and all obstacles have been removed.
While talking to media the minister for culture and tourism Syed Sardar Ahmed Shah said that the school was established in 1931 and unfortunately due to lack of awareness on the issue , we had to face many problems. He said that across the world archaeology was taught as a subject and in Sindh heritage committee was formed in 1994 and a number of renowned archaeologists were part ot it and it was fully operational.
He added that the Sindh has the heritage from Shikarpur to Karachi but we are unable to declare certain sites as archaeological sites due to lack of resources. He was of the opinion the archaeology was a federal domain till 2011 and it was difficult to counter all the issues for us in a short period.