ISLAMABAD: The Federal and Provincial Education Ministers today (Monday) took practical steps to decide on the proposed early and extended winter vacations for educational institutions in the light of the growing corona virus cases among students and their teachers. Will meet
Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood will chair the meeting. Participants will be briefed on the epidemic situation in the country by the Ministry of National Health Services and the National Command and Operations Center.
Recently, the NCOC recommended early winter and expansion in educational institutions to prevent the spread of the corona virus. Universities, colleges and schools across the country remained closed from March to September due to the outbreak of Covid 19.
They reopened in September under standard operating procedures but are closing more and more due to the detection of coronavirus cases among students and staff members.