Islamabad, Federal minister for National food security, Syed Fakhar Imam spoke to Minority of Youth KPK under the KPK Government Exposure Program.
The minister quoted Article 25A of the constitution of Pakistan and said that according to the constitution of Pakistan, education is a fundamental right in Pakistan. He pressed upon the need for quality education in pakistan. He added that 20-25 million youth in pakistan are dropouts before completing 10 years of education.
Talking about minorities, the minister said that Pakistani constitution gives minorities their due rights as opposed to India and how it treats its minorities as second grade citizens. The minister said that the youth of pakistan has the perfect role model in the founder of pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Jinnah taught Pakistanis to work, work and work and excel in any field that one joins to help pakistan reach excellence.
The minister also said that the Prime Minister has two qualities that the youth should take inspiration from, the qualities of integrity and courage. The minister also pushed the need for character building in the youths of pakistan.