KARACHI: The Sindh government on Thursday announced changing timings for HSC Part I and II examinations in light of the prevailing heatwave, ARY News reported.
A notification was also issued by the Universities and Boards Department in this regard.
The decision was taken in a meeting of the Inter-Provincial Educational Education Ministers held a day earlier, with Federal Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Rana Tanveer Hussain in the chair.
The committee approved the following timings for Sindh:
- Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi: 9am to 12pm
- BISE Hyderabad : 8:30am to 11:30am
- BISE Mirpurkhas : 8:30am to 11:30am
- BISE Shaheed Benazirabad : 8:30am to 11:30am
- BISE Larkana : 8:30am to 11:30am
- BISE Sukkur : 8:30am to 11:30am
Earlier, the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) changed matriculation exams timings from 09-12 to 08-11 am.
Federal Board in that regard has issued directions to affiliated educational institutions, teachers, and students.