(City): Sixth to eighth class schools’ reopening delayed

Karachi:Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani announced on Friday that the reopening of sixth, seventh and eighth class schools in the Sindh province had been delayed by 28th September due to educational institutes’ failure to implement SOPs in real manner and fear of rise in the Covid-19 cases. These schools will now be opened from September 28 instead of Sept 21 in case Covid situation improves and SOPs are impRead More…

(Health): PRCS launches free COVID-19 tests for educational institutions

Karachi: In order to curb the spreading of Covid-19 and ensure the safety of the staff and students, the Sindh Branch of Pakistan Red Crescent (PRC) has launched a free COVID-19 test facility for educational institutions in Karachi. According to the statement released by PRC-Sindh Branch on Wednesday, following the Sindh government’s announcement to reopen educational institutions in the province, PRCS Sindh proviRead More…

Minister: (Economic, educational activities restored due to PM’S successful strategy: Shibli)

Islamabad:Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has said as the result of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s successful strategy, economic and educational activities have been restored along with protection of human lives. In a tweet on Tuesday, he urged teachers and school administrators to ensure implementation of precautionary measures in educational institutions. The Minister thanked Allah Almighty oRead More…

(Health): Educational institutions reopen in Sindh amid death of schoolgirl

Karachi:After a six-month closure due to Covid-19 pandemic, educational institutions reopened across Sindh province after compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). However, a ninth class girl died after falling from stairs in Karachi’s Ayesha Manzil area, creating a mourning atmosphere across the city. In the first phase, schools started classes from 9th to 10th in Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, LarRead More…

(Govt): Committee for implementing SOPs

Quetta:Government of Balochistan has constituted a committee for implementation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Testing Strategy for “Educational Institutions”. A notification issued by Government of Balochistan, Health Department says, “With the prior approval of the Competent Authority, Government of Balochistan, Health Department is pleased to constitute the following committee for implementatRead More…

(Education): School being opened under SOPs: Saeed Ghani

Karachi:Sindh Education and Labor Minister Saeed Ghani has said that all public and private educational institutions will be reopened as per the schedule and in this regard the government and administration are making full preparations, adding there is a heavy responsibility on private educational institutions. He expressed these views while presiding over a meeting of various associations of private educational iRead More…

KP: (KP to monitor implementation of SOPs against covid-19 in schools)

Islamabad:The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has established special committees at district level across the province to monitor implementation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) against covid-19 after opening of educational institutions from next week. According to a notification, these special committees will consist of six members which will monitor implementation of SOPs of covid-19 in schools. SimilarlRead More…

Minister: (Final decision on opening of educational institutions to be taken on Monday: Shafqat)

Islamabad: Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood has said the final decision regarding the opening of educational institutions will be taken on Monday. Briefing media persons here on Friday, he said proposals are being discussed to gradually resume the educational activities. He said there is a proposal to resume the classes of nine and above from the September 15. Keeping in view the situation, the classes ofRead More…