Summer vacations in educational institutions across Punjab will be 2 months long. The Education Department has extended the academic year by one more month. A notification has been issued in this regard.
According to the notification, the current academic year will end on May 31st instead of March 31st. The new academic year will begin from 1st August 2022 until 31st March 2023, children will be given summer vacations for only 2 months.
On the other hand, on the issue of educating more than 5 million children out of schools, the Department of Schools Education has planned to start a second shift in 4,000 more schools for students.
The Department of Schools Education has prepared an estimate of Rs. 3 billion for the upgradation of schools across the province. The work of upgrading schools will be done in the next financial year.
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