Education, health ministers to meet on March 24 to decide opening of schools


Islamabad March 22 (Online): Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood will meet with health ministers on Wednesday (March 24) to decide about opening of educational institutions or extend the closure for few more weeks.
The federal and provincial education and health ministers will attend the meeting which will be chaired by Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood.
“The third coronavirus wave is serious; requires careful review. All education/health ministers will meet Wednesday March 24 at the NCOC to take a decision regarding opening or further closure of educational institutions.
Health of students, teachers/staff primary consideration,” Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mahmood tweeted.