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Schools in Punjab to reopen from 7 June

All concerned authorities shall ensure observance and compliance of COVID-19 SOPs

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The Punjab government has decided to reopen all schools from 7 June across the province.

According to a notification from the school education department, the following conditions will be “implemented strictly”:

1. All schools in the province, may it be private or public, would reopen from June 7, Monday, in a staggered manner.

2. Only 50% of students shall attend classes on a given day and no student shall attend the school for two consecutive days.

3. All concerned authorities shall ensure observance and compliance of COVID-19 SOPs in letter and spirit.

The provincial education minister Murad Raas said that the government teams will be monitoring the situation very closely.

“All Public & Private Schools of Punjab to be opened on Monday 7th June 2021. It will be a ‘Staggered’ approach. Please read the following Notification carefully. It will be implemented strictly. Our teams will be monitoring the situation very closely. Follow SOPs,” he tweeted.

 

On the other hand, the Sindh government has not yet issued a final verdict on whether or not it will reopen schools from June 7.

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