Will schools reopen from March 29?
Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood.–File photo
Will schools reopen from March 29 or not? The decision will be taken at a meeting on Wednesday.
Shafqat Mahmood, federal minister for education, professional training, national history and literary heritage, will preside over a meeting of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), which is taking care of the national policy on the coronavirus pandemic in Pakistan.
Provincial ministers for health and education will attend the meeting, which will decide whether educational institutions should be reopened from March 29 or not.
The government had ordered closure of educational institutions from March 14 to 28 keeping in view the increasing number of coronavirus case in the country.