Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Most private schools closed today

ISLAMABAD: Most tuition based schools in the urban territories of the city will stay shut on Tuesday.

Conversing with Dawn, Private Schools Association president Zofran Elahi said the schools that would be shut included Beaconhouse School System, Roots, Islamabad Convent School, Lahore Grammar School, Frobel's International, City School, Headstart and others.

He said 200 schools that were a piece of the affiliation would be shut in view of the normal peace circumstance on Tuesday.

Then again, Dr Afzal Babar, the president of Private Schools Network, a relationship of minimal effort private foundations, said all the part schools of the affiliation would stay open on Tuesday.

The International Islamic University, Comsats, Quaid-i-Azam University, Nust, Numl, NCA and numerous different colleges will likewise stay shut.

In the interim, the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Rawalpindi delayed registration exams in the city and cantonment on Tuesday, as indicated by Chairman BISE Dr Mohammad Zareef.

He told Dawn that exams would be held as planned in different parts of Rawalpindi region.