|In Lahore, schools will not be open as the corona rate is more than 5%|
In Lahore, schools will not be open as the corona rate is more than 5%
Consultations are underway to reopen or close the school. Provincial Education Minister Murad Ras
Lahore – Provincial Education Minister Murad Ross says that consultations are underway regarding the opening or closing of schools. According to media reports, schools will not open in Lahore as the corona rate is more than 5%.
Provincial Education Minister Murad Rass said in his statement that schools will be opened in districts where the corona rate is less than 5%.
Efforts are being made to increase the rate of opening of schools by 5%. He further said that the final decision to open or close schools in different districts of Punjab would be taken today. Earlier the next 24 hours were declared important for the opening of educational institutions across Punjab.
In his message on the microblogging website Twitter, Provincial Education Minister Murad Ross said that the opening of all private and government educational institutions in Punjab would be announced in the next 24 hours.
He appealed to the people to implement the SOPs issued by the government
Will update on opening of all Public and Private Schools in Punjab within 24 hours. Please follow SOPs issued by the Government.
— Murad Raas (@DrMuradPTI) May 20, 2021
Last night, the federal government extended the closure of government educational institutions until June 6. The closure of educational institutions was extended due to the 6% rate of Corona cases.
The Federal Directorate of Education also issued a notification to extend the closure of federal government educational institutions till June 6.
The notification said that the closure of federal educational institutions has been extended due to 6% of corona cases. The final decision on reopening educational institutions on June 7 will be taken at the NCOC meeting on June 3.