Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood on Tuesday denied rumors circulating that schools and educational institutes could be closed as quickly as as soon as extra over the rising number of coronavirus circumstances.
In a tweet, the federal minister talked about: “Fake news being circulated on social media that educational institutions will be closed on October 15. No truth in this.”
Similarly, denying tales of schools closure as soon as extra, Punjab Education Minister Murad Raas talked about that every one non-public and non-private schools of Punjab will keep open as scheduled.
“Schools closing on October 15 is completely false. Please strictly follow SOPs,” he talked about in a tweet.
Statements from the lawmakers acquired right here as rumors circulated regarding the closure of tutorial institutions after coronavirus circumstances had been reported amongst pupils and lecturers at many schools.
Earlier, the coaching minister had launched the resumption of tutorial actions from September 15 in a phased methodology after new virus circumstances recorded a mild decline.
The authorities had in March decided to shut all coaching institutions to curb the unfold of the coronavirus outbreak.