Islamabad: Due to the increase in the number of coronavirus cases in educational institutions, the Federal Ministry of Education has forwarded the proposal to close educational institutions to the provinces.
According to the details, the Ministry of Education has proposed to end the academic conference in May instead of March.
Ministry has also proposed three options regarding the closure of educational institutes.
According to the first suggestion it has been proposed to close educational institutions from November 24 to January 31.
Second suggestion is to close Primary schools from November 24, while to close Middle schools from December 2. Ministry has suggested closing higher secondary schools from December 15 in its third suggestion.
Matriculation, Intermediate examinations will be held in June 2021 according to the proposal. The final decision will be taken in the meeting of inter-provincial education ministers.
According to sources, the meeting will be held on November 23 and the provinces will put forward proposals in this regard.