Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan said on Sunday that the female education was imperative for the development of country and bringing it at par with developed nations. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of Fatima Jinnah Girls Higher Secondary School in Sialkot, she underlined the need to impart education for steering the country out of social and economic crises. Emphasizing on the female education, she said, Women can play a vital role in the development process while following the golden principles of Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah which will ultimately put the country on the road to success. The Information Minister urged the private sector to play an active role by establishing more educational institutions.