Punjab govt is according priority to technical education to make the youth skilled and for the purpose Govt College of Technology Attock has been given status of Center of Excellence under Youth Skilled Program being launched by TEVTA(Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority). Chairman Public Accounts Committee Punjab Syed Yawar Abbas Bokhari said this while talking to Alburraq News here at his residence in Attock.
He said that the purpose of declaring this college as center of excellence was to facilitate the youth in becoming skilled using modern technology as skilled youth can better handle the challenges of the future in the country and abroad and can play vital role in development of the country and prosperity of their families as well. He said , after becoming center of excellence , this college will have state of the art facilities which will not only benefit the youth of Attock district but youth of the surrounding areas also including KP.
While talking about other development projects he said that Teen Meela Chowk to Haji Shah road will be dualised while Mother and Child Health Care Hospital will be built in Attock and work on these two projects will be started soon costing billion of rupees. Replying another question Yawar Bokhari said that to get rid of low gas pressure problem , new gas pipe lines are being laid , which will benefit thousand of gas consumers of Attock City which include Awan Sharif , Mehrpura , Farooq e Azam Colony , People Colony and other adjoining areas.