Federal Schooling Minister, Shafqat Mahmood, has directed all non-public faculties throughout the nation to scale back charges amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Whereas talking at a personal information channel, Mahmood stated that the faculties amassing month-to-month charges greater than Rs. 5000 are instructed to scale back it by 20 % for six months after the resumption of college actions.
The schooling minister famous that the choice to reopen faculties from September 15 was taken in consensus with all provincial governments.
He, nevertheless, talked about that instructional institutes should implement the set customary working process (SOPs) in true letter and spirit. Any violation of pointers will probably be handled strictly.
Reflecting on the understandings made through the assembly, Mahmood stated that it was determined to open institutes in phases ranging from September 15.
All universities, and schools will probably be reopened from September 15. The federal government has allowed for courses of grades IX, X, and XI to be carried out [from September 15] as effectively.
He emphasised that each lecturers and college students are mandated to put on face masks through the faculty/faculty timings.
No COVID-19 Take a look at Required
Shafqat Mahmood additionally clarified that the coronavirus take a look at of lecturers, workers, and college students is just not necessary.
Earlier, in a press convention on the identical day, the minister had stated that the tutorial establishments that have been closed following the COVID-19 outbreak in March will begin to reopen from subsequent week.