Punjab University has finally announced the winter vacation schedule for all of its teaching departments, institutes, centers, schools, and constituent colleges. The university will remain closed from 26 December, Monday, to 30 December, Friday, on account of the winter holidays.
All public and private schools in Punjab will observe winter vacations from 24 December, Saturday, to 31 December. The schools will reopen on 2 January, Monday. The administrative staff of all teaching departments, institutes, centers, schools, and constituent colleges will remain on duty as usual.
The Lahore High Court (LHC) has ordered Punjab’s SED Punjab to consider extending winter vacations from one week to two weeks in view of the worsening smog situation. The LHC also instructed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to create awareness about smog through advertisements.