Federal Ministry Announces New School Timings


Due to rising temperatures, the Ministry of Education has adjusted the schedules of educational institutions.

The Federal Ministry of Education has announced a further reduction in school hours. Starting today, schools will operate from 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM, according to Secretary of Education Mohyuddin Wani.

Additionally, school assemblies and sports parades will be suspended due to the intense heat. Previously, school hours were from 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

In Punjab, summer vacation has commenced earlier than previously scheduled. The holidays will end on August 14, and schools will reopen on August 15.

Meanwhile, the provincial government of Sindh has decided against closing schools early. The government stated that all public and private institutions under the school education and literacy department will close from June 1 as planned.