The Education Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday issued a notification directing all primary and middle-level schools in summer zones to remain close in the wake of hot weather conditions.
The notification said in summer zones all the primary and middle schools would remain close till further order while in winter zones schools from primary level to higher secondary would remain open according to its routine schedule.
According to Provincial Education Minister, Shahram Tarakai in few hot areas of winter zones and union councils, the primary and middle schools would also remain close till further orders.
The education officers of the districts concerned would notify the areas with hot conditions of winter zones. However, in summer zones, he said all the primary and middle schools would remain close.—APP