Ferozuddin Ahmadi, Literacy Director at Education Department of Samangan says the program has been launched by Deputy Ministry of Literacy of the Education Ministry and it covers men and women who are aged 15 to 45 years.
He added these people have been admitted in 93 literacy centers and they will be taught for 9 months. Mr. Ahmadi also stated that study materials including special literacy books have been distributed to the literacy centers.
Deputy Ministry of Literacy of Education Ministry and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization had provided literacy opportunity to hundreds of Samangan residents last year as well.
Reporter: Ahdul Hai Hamdard