LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Training Murad Raas has requested college students to not pay heed to updates on the province’s exams that don’t come by him.
“Ignore all tweets wherever they’re coming from. Something to do with Punjab might be tweeted by me,” the training minister stated in a tweet on Friday.
“Please, be affected person, dates might be introduced in a day or two. Chill out. [This] quantity of calls and messages is madness,” the minister added.
The minister’s feedback got here after the federal authorities had introduced the closure of academic establishments within the nation’s coronavirus hotspots, avoiding full closure.
A day earlier, after urgent demand from college students within the wake of COVID-19 associated closure and restrictions, Cambridge Evaluation Worldwide Training (CAIE) Pakistan stated it’s rescheduling its O degree and IGCSEs exams to Could 15, 2021.
These exams have been beforehand scheduled to begin on April 26, 2020. Nevertheless, AS and A-Ranges exams would go forward as per the already introduced timetable, commencing in late April.
An estimated variety of 50,000 candidates would seem in O-Stage/IGCSE and about 40,000 in AS/A-Stage exams from throughout Pakistan.