The Workers Children Education Ordinance 1972
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