LAHORE: The Government of Punjab has introduced summer vacations within the province from May 17, the provincial schooling minister stated Thursday.
Educational institutes will reopen on August 10, Punjab Education Minister Rana Mashhood stated, whereas talking to newsmen right here.
Mashhood stated that vacations have been introduced early in view of the holy month of Ramazan.
A assembly of the central Ruet-e-Hilal committee has additionally been known as on May 16 to debate the sighting of moon for Ramazan.
The assembly in Karachi might be chaired by committee chairman Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, whereas on the identical day the provincial and zonal committee would additionally meet.
On the opposite hand, the Met workplace stated that Ramazan’s new moon might be born on May 15 at four:49pm.
The moon might be seen for 61 minutes after sundown on May 16, it added.
Earlier, the Sindh authorities introduced summer vacations for private and non-private colleges throughout the province from May 14. The instructional establishments within the province would reopen on July 17.
The vacations are being held early because of the blistering warmth and begin of the holy month of Ramazan.