Punjab Minister for School Education Murad Raas said that schools in Punjab shall remain closed until the end of the pandemic. He said that schools will be the last thing to open. The minister also announced that the government will not allow private schools to open.
The minister also warned private schools of strict actions if they open the schools during the pandemic. He said it is our top priority to save the lives of the students and children. Private schools association is demanding the opening of schools and now has announced to reopen schools from June 15.
The association proposed two shifts in schools from 7 to 10 and from 12 to 2 Pm. However, the school education minister announced that the government would not allow private schools to open until the end of the Covid-19.