Inter provincial education minister's conference is being held today to finalize the suggestions for reopening of schools, colleges and universities in the country. Federal Minister for Education and professional training Mr. Shafqat Mahmood is presiding the meeting. Suggestions are being sought from all the provinces to reopen educational institutions in the country.
The conference shall prepare the suggestions and forward these suggestions to NCOC. HEC representative will also suggest on reopening of universities. It is expected that a proper timeline will be suggested in today's meeting and hopefully, the institutions will be reopened by mid-August.
As Punjab Education minister has already hinted that August 15 could be a suitable date for reopening of schools, similarly, HEC has also suggested to reopen universities at the same time. However, the final date will be announced by NCOC.
It is expected that schools, colleges and universities will be reopened in different phases. These timelines are already posted on eduvision websites. However, the proper timelines will be discussed in today's meeting. We will keep you updated about the progress.