Islamabad (Shahid Kazmi – Educational Institutions may open or not, a decision to be made today, the 06th April 2021.

Important meeting of NCOC is scheduled today to make this decision. Closure of school and other education institutions is on a meeting agenda. Federal Minister for Education Mr. Shafqat Mehmood and all provincial Education Ministers will attend this meeting to discuss the ongoing Covid19 situation and closure of schools.

Health Ministers of all provinces are also amongst attendees of the meeting. Ramzan ul Karim SOPs are also going to be discussed in this meeting.

Earlier, it was decided in the NCOC meeting that Educational Institutions will open on 11th of April. But as the situation is getting worse, NCOS will again revisit its decision to open schools and other educational institutions.

Statement issued by Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood, stating that, “Decision to open Educational Institutions will be made in a meeting of Federal and all Provincial Education and Health Ministers on Tuesday”. He further added in this statement that the process of exams will also be discussed in this meeting.