THE WORKERS CHILDREN EDUCATION ORDINANCE1972

This ordinance pertains to the provision of the education of workers' children up till matriculation. The ordinance contains the following few important elements, such as:

  • An employer having ten (10) or more employees will pay a tax worth hundred rupees per worker to the provincial government per year.
  • Declaration of workers within first three months of the year is mandatory on employer.
  • Education of one child per worker will be provided by the provincial government from the abovementioned tax. Free of cost means:
    • Free Text books
    • Exemption from admission fee, tuition fee, examination fee and school fund