Wasim Majnoon Mir
Kupwara, Mar 20: District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today chaired a meeting with the officials of the education department to discuss the modalities for the inclusion of District Kupwara under the category of “aspirational Districts.”
The meeting was attended by ACR, CPO, Dy. CEO, Zonal Education Officers (ZEOs), Principals and headmasters of educational Institutions and various others concerned.
The meeting was informed that the district requires coordinated efforts for overall development in almost all aspects of education like enrollment, gender parity, cleanliness, for improvement in all indices reflecting progress. It was given out that
under education sector, short term and long term targets viz reduction in dropout rate by 50%, improvement in learning outcomes from existing 43% to 90%, improving girl literacy ratio, transaction ratio to upper primary etc have been finalised.
A core monitoring group of administration and academica has also been formulated to do real monitoring of the transformation indicators.