PM follows up progress of presidential initiative of "Nour Hayah" in Luxor
Friday، 19 April 2019 - 02:00 PM
Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Thursday 18/04/2019 followed up the progress of "Nour Hayah" initiative launched by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.
Madbouli visited a school in the southern governorate of Luxor, where the initiative is implemented. He was accompanied by Mahmoud Sharawy, Minister of Local Development, Hala Zayed, Minister of Health and Luxor governor Mostafa Alham.
The premier praised the initiative which is a part of the political leadership’s efforts to cure diseases that cause blindness and poor vision among school pupils at early stages.
Zayed said the initiative targets the pupils of the primary stage and it kicked off in six goverorates, while a total of 13,090 pupils have undergone examination in 26 schools in Luxor so far.