Lahore: (Education Direct) Government and private schools in 8 cities including Lahore have been allowed to take exams till March 19 this month. This was announced by Education Minister Murad Raas in his tweet.
In a statement released on the social networking site Twitter, Murad Raas said that all private and government schools can hold examinations till March 19, but they will be closed from Friday.
The provincial education minister, while allowing the schools to conduct examinations, clarified that the school would be sealed if anyone violated it after Friday.
In another tweet, Murad Ras clarified that the permission has been given only to schools in Lahore, Rawalpindi, Multan, Sialkot, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Gujarat and Sargodha.