The winter vacation schedule for all of Punjab University’s teaching departments, institutes, centres, schools, and constituent colleges has finally been released.
According to the official announcement made by Deputy Registrar (Academics), Abdul Hameed Khan, the university will be closed for the winter vacation from Monday, December 26 through Friday, December 30.
The notification stated that throughout the winter break, the administrative staff of all teaching departments, institutes, centres, schools, and constituent colleges will continue to be on duty as usual.
The Punjab government announced winter breaks for all of the province’s public and private schools earlier this month.
According to a notice from the School Education Department (SED), all public and private schools in the province will be closed from Saturday, December 24, to Saturday, December 31, for the duration of the winter break. Mon., Jan. 2, will see the reopening of the schools.
In light of the deteriorating smog situation in Lahore, the Lahore High Court (LHC) recently ordered Punjab’s SED Punjab to consider extending winter vacations from one week to two weeks.
Recently, smog-related petitions were heard by Justice Shahid Karim of the LHC. Additionally, he gave the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) instructions to use advertisements to raise awareness of smog.