ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood has strongly denied the news of closure of educational institutions from October 15, calling them false and fake. In his message released from social networking website Twitter, Shafqat Mehmood He said that there was no truth in the news spread on social media in this regard. Educational institutions have not been closed since October 15. Such news is false and false. It should be noted that cases of corona virus are increasing in the educational institutions of the federal capital Islamabad. Yesterday, positive cases of Corona have come to light in Islamabad College for Boys G-Six Three. Corona test of 3 teachers in the said college was positive. District Health Officer Zaeem Zia has issued a letter to seal the educational institution. On the other hand, according to sources, after the resumption of educational activities, 9 educational institutions have been sealed in front of Corona patients so far. Fifteen Corona patients were reported from these nine educational institutions. The closed educational institutions include 4 in Rawalpindi, 3 in Taxila and 2 in Murree. In addition, reports from students, teachers and staff from about 1,100 educational institutions are yet to come.