Sindh government has decided the restoration of students union across province, said Saeed Ghani Minister for Information, Archives and Labour addressing a press conference after the cabinet meeting held on Monday. The cabinet meeting was chaired by Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah. The meeting was attended by all Cabinet Ministers, Administrative Secretaries and other concerned officers.
Saeed Ghani told that the cabinet after discussion approved the bill to restore Student Unions. The cabinet decided that the bill would be introduced in the Assembly and then sent to the Standing Committee on law.
The Minister said that the bill would be passed only after consulting all stakeholders. He said that this was also discussed in the cabinet that student unions could not stop educational activities and secondly they could not spread hatred among the students. Student union members would not be allowed to have weapons with them nor will they be allowed to carry these arms into the educational institution.
Students’ Union would work to improve discipline, environment, and to promote extra curricular activities in the educational institutions. Saeed Ghani said that a student union would comprised of 7 to 11 members and would be elected by students.