August 4, 2021
Wed, Aug 04, 2021
The Punjab School Education Department has ordered academics, administration and different workers members, of all private and non-private faculties falling beneath the division’s authority, to get vaccinated in opposition to coronavirus by August 21, 2021.
Only vaccinated staffers will probably be allowed entrance within the college premises after the deadline, mentioned Provincial Minister of Punjab for School Education Murad Raas on Wednesday.
The provincial minister took to Twitter to share the image of a written notification issued by the ministry.
“All teachers, administration and staff of public and private schools of Punjab to be vaccinated by August 22nd, 2021. Any individual without a vaccination certificate after the stated date will NOT be allowed in the school premises. Please follow the issued SOPs,” wrote Raas, on his official Twitter account.
The notification mentioned that the directives for rapid vaccination of the faculties workers have been issued in pursuance of what was agreed in a gathering with the National Command and Operation Centre on Wednesday.
“Pursuant to the discussion […], it is hereby ordered that the un-vaccinated employees of the School Education Department shall not be allowed to enter into any school/office after August 21, 2021,” learn the notification.
Punjab to open faculties with 50% attendance
The directives had been issued after the Punjab authorities determined to reopen faculties in a staggered method, with 50% attendance, following Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood’s assertion permitting instructional establishments throughout the nation to perform.
The Inter-Provincial Education Meeting Conference has determined to maintain instructional establishments throughout the nation open, except for Sindh, the place they may stay closed until at the very least August 8, mentioned Mehmood, earlier within the day.