Record funds to be allocated for promotion of IT sector: GB CM

Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Muhammad Khalid Khurshid Khan has said that a significant amount will be allocated for the promotion of IT sector in the upcoming annual budget of Gilgit Baltistan.

He was addressing the MOU signing ceremony of GB Government with Japan Plus W Company in Islamabad.

Under the MOU, Japan will cooperate with the GB Government to impart IT training to youth in GB Universities from August this year.

The Chief Minister said that GB Government has set up 300 IT Labs in schools of Gilgit Baltistan.

He said courses of different foreign languages would be introduced in schools from June this year.

Source: Radio Pakistan