Closure of varsities also extended till May 29
Published : Sunday, 16 May, 2021 at 5:45 PM Count : 536
The government has extended the closure of all universities till May 29 due to the recent spike in Covid-19 infections.
Education Ministry's Public Relations Officer MA Khair confirmed this on Sunday.
In a release issued by the ministry said the ongoing closure of the country's universities has been extended till May 29 because of the recent spike in Covid-19 infections.
The decision was taken considering the safety of students, teachers and staffers after consultation with the National Advisory Committee on Covid-19.
The release said during the closure online classes will continue and students and guardians should maintain health guidelines.
The government has again extended the closure of secondary and higher secondary level educational institutions till May 29.