A notification detailing the schools' closure in Punjab districts was shared by provincial minister Murad Raas on Twitter.
Divulging the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the classes, he said that only 20 students would be allowed to sit in a class at a time.
The education department has extended winter vacations of government schools following the extremely cold weather and foggy conditions in many parts of the province.
Tt is also recommended to establish mobile schools across the province for increasing literacy rate.
LAHORE: Punjab government has announced that all the public and private schools in Lahore will remain closed on Thursday keeping in view the current law and order situation. According to a statement released by the Punjab School Education Department, all schools in Lahore, both public and private, will remain closed tomorrow due to possible traffic congestion. Tariq Hameed Bhatti, spokesperson of Punjab Education department, has said that the decision is taken to avoid any untoward incident. Whereas Sindh Education…
LAHORE: The Punjab School Education Department on Wednesday restored the regular timings for the government-aided and unaided private schools after smog in the province receded to a greater extent. The schools will now again start from 9:00 am in the morning and end at 2:30 pm. In view of the spell of dense smog, the education department had earlier made changes in timings for all schools in the province. The opening timings were pushed back from 8:00 am to 9:00 am. The step was taken to avoid any kind of…