Corona: Federal Minister for Education announced the closure of educational institutions
Coronavirus: Federal Minister for Education announced the closure of educational institutions. The Federal Minister for Education announced the closure of educational institutions in seven districts of Punjab, but what did the NCOC decide to open marriage halls?
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Coronavirus Holidays have been announced in seven cities of Punjab from March 15 to March 28 due to increasing cases of coronavirus. According to private TV 92, holidays have been announced in educational institutions in Lahore, Multan, Gujranwala, Gujarat, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, and Sialkot. In addition, educational institutions in the federal capital Islamabad will remain closed till March 28.
According to the decision of the NCOC, the outdoor policy will be continued in restaurants, indoor services in wedding halls and restaurants will remain closed from March 15. The decision to open wedding halls etc. has been postponed. The NCOC’s marriage hall policy will remain in place. The decision to open cinemas has been postponed. According to the decision, entertainment venues will be closed till 6 pm.
Briefing about the decisions taken at the NCOC meeting, Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood and Special Assistant Dr Faisal Sultan said that the rate of corona cases has increased in the last one week. Dr. Faisal Sultan said that with the increase in cases, the number of patients in hospitals increases. Make sure to use a mask, he said. Management should continue the policy of smart lockdown.
Assistant Views about Coronavirus
The Special Assistant said that he supports the policy of working with 50% of the staff from home. The policy of continuing work till 6 pm will continue. The decisions of the NCOC today will be reviewed on April 12. Addressing a press conference, Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood said that 50 million children of the country go to schools.
Corona’s situation in educational institutions in Sindh and Balochistan is not troubling. But keeping in view the situation in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and Azad Kashmir, children in 7 different cities of Punjab, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, and Sialkot will be given spring vacation from March 15 to March 28. There will also be holidays in educational institutions in Peshawar.
Federal Minister of Education Views about Coronavirus
The Federal Minister for Education said that educational institutions in Islamabad would also remain closed from March 15 to March 28. The same decision is expected regarding the educational institutions of Azad Kashmir but the decision will be taken by the government of Azad Kashmir.
Apart from these 7 cities of Punjab, the children of other cities will be able to come to school as usual and continue their education. He further said that the institutions in which the examinations are being held will continue the examinations. Shafqat Mahmood said that schools should continue monitoring the Corona situation on their own.
Pakistan: Corona positive case rate reaches 6.5, 54 more deaths
Another 54 people have been killed and 2703 new cases have been reported from Corona in the country.
According to the corona statistics website (covid.gov.pk) in Pakistan. 41133 corona tests were conducted across the country in the last 24 hours. Out of which 2701 people were confirmed to be coronavirus while 54 were infected with the virus. There were killings.
According to the official portal, the number of deaths from Coronavirus. The country has reached 13,430 and the total number of cases has reached 6,198. While the number of active cases is 18,703. The positive rate of Corona in the country was recorded at 6.5.
In addition, 1573 patients across the country have recovered from Corona in 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 56,065.
Coronavirus: Federal Minister: The situation in the provinces
According to the official portal, the total number of Corona patients in Sindh has reached 260661 while 4452 people have died so far.
The total number of corona patients in Punjab is 182,576 and 5,698 people have died due to the coronavirus. While the total number of patients in Balochistan is 19,171 and the death toll is 202.
In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the number of corona patients has been 75052 and 2138 deaths. While in Azad Kashmir, 10816 people have been infected with the virus and 317 people have died.
In addition, the number of Corona patients in Gilgit-Baltistan so far has been 4959 and 103 people have died.
According to the portal, the total number of Corona patients in the federal capital. Islamabad is 46963 and so far 520 patients have died.
Coronavirus: Federal Minister: PML-N MPA Waris Klu Corona dies
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Malik Waris Klu, who was elected from PP-84 Khushab, has passed away. He was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Lahore.
According to the details, Malik Waris Klu was suffering from Coronavirus. Waris Klu was first elected as a member of the Provincial Assembly in the 2002 elections. He was also elected a member of the Provincial Assembly on the ticket of Pakistan Muslim League-N in 2018. He was a candidate for the post of Deputy Speaker from the PML-N but he was defeated.