LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif has felicitated the gypsy girl Nargis Gul of chakwal District for obtaining 1004 marks in Rawalpindi Education Board’s Matriculation examination.
During a meeting with the girl, he announced to provide a house, five hundred thousand rupees, and a laptop to the brilliant student.
He said Punjab government will also bear all the educational expenses of Nargis Gul. Shahbaz Sharif also declared free medical treatment for her ill grandmother.
Nargis had appealed to the Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif to help her in obtaining the higher education.
She resides in a gypsy house containing two small rooms with her family and her mother sell the bangles to earn money.
Her two cousins Aakash and Aksar are also studying in class eight to follow her.