All public and private schools in Punjab will remain closed for another week as another bout of cold wave to hit province.
The Punjab School Education Department issued a notification of Monday, stating,
“The schools will remain closed from January 7 to 12 and will reopen on January 13.”
The move comes after predictions of widespread rain and snowfall in Punjab, Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Gilgit Baltistan, Balochistan and other places in upper Sindh.
According to MET, strong westerly wave is hitting the upper and central parts of the country and is likely to remain till Wednesday.