The Punjab College Training Division has ordered academics, administration and different employees members, of all private and non-private colleges falling below the division’s authority, to get vaccinated towards coronavirus by August 21, 2021.
Solely vaccinated staffers shall be allowed entrance within the college premises after the deadline, stated Provincial Minister of Punjab for College Training Murad Raas on Wednesday.
The provincial minister took to Twitter to share the image of a written notification issued by the ministry.
“All academics, administration and employees of private and non-private colleges of Punjab to be vaccinated by August 22nd, 2021. Any particular person with no vaccination certificates after the said date will NOT be allowed within the college premises. Please observe the issued SOPs,” wrote Raas, on his official Twitter account.
The notification stated that the directives for instant vaccination of the colleges employees have been issued in pursuance of what was agreed in a gathering with the Nationwide Command and Operation Centre on Wednesday.
“Pursuant to the dialogue […], it’s hereby ordered that the un-vaccinated staff of the College Training Division shall not be allowed to enter into any college/workplace after August 21, 2021,” learn the notification.
Punjab to open colleges with 50% attendance
The directives have been issued after the Punjab authorities determined to reopen colleges in a staggered method, with 50% attendance, following Federal Minister for Training Shafqat Mehmood’s assertion permitting academic establishments throughout the nation to perform.
The Inter-Provincial Training Assembly Convention has determined to maintain academic establishments throughout the nation open, excluding Sindh, the place they may stay closed until not less than August 8, stated Mehmood, earlier within the day.