PM Imran inaugurates Pakistan's first smart forest in Sheikhupura

PM Imran inaugurates Pakistan's first smart forest in Sheikhupura

Lahore (Web Desk): Prime Minister Imran Khan inaugurated the Pakistan's first smart forest by planting a sapling at Sheikhupura's Rakh Jhok Forest on Wednesday.

The smart forest is a project of the Ravi Urban Development Authority (RUDA) which covered around 24,000 kanals of land.

The forest is equipped with modern-day technology sensors and surveillance systems.

On the occasion, the premier was given a briefing about the Rakh Jhok Forest.

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar was also present on the occasion.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Imran Khan will also attend Punjab Education Convention 2021 in Lahore today.

The convention will highlight the steps taken by incumbent government over the last three years for promotion of quality education, by introducing innovations in Punjab province.

During this period, Punjab Education Department, with cooperation of other departments, ensured wide ranging reforms in education sector.

These include upgradation of schools, integrated management system and e-transfers system, Insaaf afternoon schools, Insaaf academy, Insaaf school meal and Trans-education program to impart education to transgender community.