LAHORE (Dunya News) - After surge in the coronavirus cases, Punjab government has decided to suspend classes again from grade 9 to 12 in 25 district of the province from Monday, April 26 till further order, Dunya News reported on Sunday.
According to a statement issued by the home department, schools will be closed in districts with positivity rate of more than 5%. Schools in the other 11 districts will remain open as per the old schedule.
NOTIFICATION:— Murad Raas (@DrMuradPTI) April 25, 2021
All Public & Private Schools will be closed immediately in the Districts stated below in the Notification till further notice. Classes 9,10,11,12 will also be closed in these Districts starting Monday 26, 2021. pic.twitter.com/jeelRjVa2V
The Districts where classes have been suspended include, Lahore, Kasur, Rawalpindi, Sahiwal, Sheikhupura, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Okara, Multan, Pakpattan, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Khushab, Chakwal, Hafizabad, Jhang, Bhakkar, Khanewal, Lodhran, Toba Tek Singh, Mandi Bahaud Din, Rahim Yar Khan, Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalpur and Bahawalnagar.