ISLAMABAD: Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood has said that winter vacations should be started from December 20.
Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood called on the head of NCOC Asad Umar. According to sources, Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood said that it is getting colder. We recommend that you take a winter break from December 20.
The head of NCOC said that corona vaccine is being processed, cases of Omi Crone have started to be confirmed in Pakistan. There is a risk of corona outbreak in three weeks. When schools reopen, there is a high risk of omega krone outbreaks. Omega krone is not dangerous, but precautions are very important in view of the spread.
The head of the NCOC said that if there is a holiday from December 20, then if the institutions reopen, if the corona spreads, then the institutions may have to close again. I will discuss the matter with the NCOC officials. Speaking exclusively to the Express, Asad Omar said that a decision on winter vacations in educational institutions is expected today.
Sources said that the Lahore High Court has also asked for consideration of holidays in institutions from December 20 due to smog. The Punjab government will also put recommendations in this regard before the NCOC today.