Increased Training Division (HED) Punjab has determined to scale back the syllabus of intermediate for the tutorial 12 months 2021.
HED has taken this resolution holding in view the truth that intermediate courses have resumed after almost a delay of three months because of the Coronavirus pandemic and the continuing tutorial 12 months will span over simply 6 months (September to February).
On this regard, a high-level committee headed by the MD Punjab Textbook Board (PTB) has been notified which is able to furnish the revised intermediate syllabus earlier than the HED Punjab.
Based on sources, the revised syllabus is predicted to incorporate solely pertinent subjects of all topics.
Beforehand, the Punjab authorities had directed (PTB) to scale back the syllabus of all courses as much as matric for the 2021 tutorial 12 months.
Because of this, PTB had truncated the syllabus of all topics by 50%.
In a separate growth, each the Federal Minister for Training and Skilled Coaching, Shafqat Mahmood, and Training Minister Punjab, Murad Raas, have not too long ago denied the stories which claimed that instructional establishments will likely be shut down from 15 October after an increase in Coronavirus instances amongst college students and academics.
Mahmood, whereas ruling out the opportunity of shutting down instructional institutes, revealed that solely 1284 college students and academics out of 171,400 have examined optimistic for COVID-19 for the reason that resumption of the tutorial course of on 15 September.