Monday, August 8, 2016

AIOU helps promote education culture in jails

Islamabad—Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will help in setting up libraries in prisons everywhere throughout the nation to advance instructive and self-transformation society among detainees. This progression would help the correctional facility detainees get to be honest natives in the wake of finishing their detainment, said an AIOU public statement on Thursday.

"We are working with Wafaqi Mohtasib to satisfy this assignment," AIOU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui said at a meeting that was held to talk about fundamental courses of action for giving training offices to detainees, empowering them to select themselves in the continuous confirmation (Autumn 2016) that will proceed till September 5.

AIOU is the main organization in the nation which is sans giving instruction to detainees, orchestrating their study and exams inside the correctional facility premises. The AIOU will give vital books to setting the libraries. At first an arrangement of books have been dispatched to the nation's 12 prisons, two each in the four territories, other than Azad Kashmir and Northern Areas.

The way toward taking affirmation has been improved. Plan and others unified material are being sent to Jail powers free of expense. The college has arranged a far reaching arrangement for encouraging the detainees under prisons changes arrangement, being sought after under the bearings of the Supreme Court.

The college likewise looks for direction from President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain, who goes about as its Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor said. Dr Shahid Siddiqui said a straightforward and reasonable methodology had been worked out for the procurement of instructive offices to the detainees.