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Establish at least 10 technical universities

The promise is a part of the PTI's plan to "provide skills to our youth".
Updated 10 Aug, 2021 12:40pm

The PTI, in its manifesto, states that it "will establish at least 10 technical universities in Pakistan to provide skills to our youth".

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018


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