Latest Update about School closing has been announced.
ISLAMABAD: The government has announced his decision about closure of all educational institutions for one month from 26th of November due to alarming situation of raise in Corona epidemic cases through out the country.
New Notification About School Closure 25th Nov to 31st Dec 2020
During a press conference, Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood said that due to observing of increasing cases of Corona epidemic, it has been decided with taking the opinions from provincial education ministers and health departments it has been decided to close all educational institutions from November 26.
Only online education will continue in educational institutions from November 26 to December 24.
Update About Winter holidays:
Winter holidays from December 25 to January 10 for all institutions including online education institutions.
He also told while press conference that we take a review about Corona epidemic condition in the first week of January after that we will reopen all educational institutions from January 11 2021.
National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) Recommendations
The National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) has already recommended immediate closure of educational institutions. Earlier, an important meeting of education ministers was held under the chairmanship of Federal Minister Shafqat Mehmood in which provincial education ministers and other concerned officials participated via video link. The proposal for early winter and more than usual holidays was discussed.
The Federal Ministry of Education had sent proposals to the provinces for educational institutions on the rise of Corona cases, according to which the first proposal is to close educational institutions from November 24 to January 31, the second proposal is to close primary schools from November Has been said.