LAKKI MARWAT - The district education department has finalised arrangements to mark September 1 as opening day in the state-run schools and launch enrolment drive to ensure admission of out-of-school children.

The arrangements and preparations were discussed at a meeting held in the district education office on Saturday. DEO Haji Taj Ali Khan presided over the meeting while among others DDEO Haji Khalid Wahab, SDEO Primary Nasrullah Jan and ADEO (Physical & Sports) Nisar Muhammad were in the attendance.

On the occasion, the DEO directed the circle education officers to mark the day with zeal and enthusiasm on the opening of schools after summer vacations. He said that teachers should distribute candies, chocolates and biscuits among the students of primary schools when they come back to schools after summary vacations.