Balochistan Chief Minister (CM) Jam Kamal Khan has said that the provincial government will extend full cooperation with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to improve higher education in the province.

The Balochistan CM gave the assurance to HEC Chairman Dr Tariq Banuri, who called on him in Quetta on Saturday.

During the meeting they discussed matters related to improving cooperation between the provincial government and universities including enhancing facilities in higher education institutions.

Speaking on the occasion, Chairman HEC assured to Jam Kamal that HEC will fully cooperate to improve standard of education in Universities of Balochistan. Dr. Tariq Banuri said that technology development fund and regional development fund are being established through HEC to provide grant to universities in which priority would be given to Balochistan Universities.