Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood has said that the government announced the opening of educational institutions in phases from January 18 after consultation with all the provinces.
Speaking on Tuesday’s Kosma program New Day, Shafqat Mahmood said that classes for 9th to 12th classes would start from January 18. Classes I to VIII will start from January 25. He also said that A and O level examinations will be held in May and board examinations will be held in June. No unilateral decision is made.
It should be noted that online classes will start from January 11 while all universities and higher education institutions will be open from February 1. Efforts will be made to reduce the summer vacations and complete the course.