National Command and Operation Center NCOC has recommended to close the educational institutions till August due to the worsening situation of COVID-19. It is expected that the pandemic will hit the peak on July 15, hence it will be really dangerous to open the schools, colleges, and universities.
The NCOC meeting, chaired by Federal Minister for Planning Asad Omar, discussed a long-term and short-term strategy for Cove 19. The meeting stressed the need to review the communication strategy for better communication and public outreach on the Corona issue.
NCOC discussed the current situation of the disease and suggested that both the summer season and disease will hit the peak on July 15. The suggestion is being taken seriously by the Government and it is expected that a notification will soon be issued in this regard. Prime Minister's office also tweeted the same which indicates that the educational institutions will not reopen on July 15.