All primary schools, universities to reopen from today: Shafqat

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Minister for Education and Professional Training, Shafqat Mahmood has said that all primary schools and universities will reopen from today.

Talking to media in Sukkur, he said the country has witnessed "too much loss of education" due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Shafqat Mahmood said education plays a crucial role in the economic development and growth of a country while use of technology is vital to ensure quality education.

The Minister said Pakistan needs to invest more in education sector in the coming years.