Khan says I will not make roads for you, but will make you a nation
PESHAWAR: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan has inaugurated Zamung Kor ‘Our Home’ project for street children on the intentional street children day where they will be provided health, education and accommodation facilities.
The Zamung Kor will initially accommodate 1,000 street children.
Addressing to participants, Khan said praised his ex-wife, Reham Khan, for idea of constructing Zamung Kor to support street children. The idea for ‘Zamung Kor’ was first presented by Reham Khan, and I give her all my gratitude for the support she gave to this project. Reham Khan was the first person who spoke for these children and today KPK government has turned it into reality, Khan thanked to Reham.
‘Zamung kor’ will take 1000 children in 1st phase, this model will be followed across the province, said Khan adding ‘ll become a model institute for kids that will be replicated across districts.
Criticizing ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz without naming, Khan said that he will not make roads for you, but will make you a nation. “We will make leaders out of these street children; our future policemen, doctors will be from here” Khan said.
Children will receive lodging, food, education and rehabilitation at the institute. The rehabilitation centre can facilitate over 1,000 children up to the age of 12 years.
The PTI Chairman said that even animal rights are cared for in the West but in Pakistan, street children were forced into lives afflicted by drug addiction. He said that KP would be made a welfare province.