Sindh School Education announced rescheduled summer vacation

Karachi:May 8:Keeping in viewing the rising temperatures and arrival of Ramazan, the Sindh School Education and Literacy Department has announced rescheduled summer vacation dates for the ongoing academic year.

Through a notification issued on Monday, the department has directed all government and privately-owned educational institutions to start summer holidays from May 14 instead of June 1, which has been the norm.

The education department had sent a plan of early summer vacations to the CM House last week, which has been approved. The decision has been made to provide relief to school goers from extensive heat and the hot weather. Earlier, Peak Private Schools Association Sindh and Private Schools Management Association Sindh had also demanded that the provincial government announce summer vacations for schools and colleges from May 14. All the educational institutions shall open on July 17, the notification added.The news.