Reschedule O level exams in Pakistan: ISLAMABAD: Federal Priest for Education And Learning Shafqat Mahmood Thursday announced that Cambridge International consented to reschedule ‘O’ level tests to after May 15.
“After in-depth conversations, Cambridge has agreed to reschedule ‘O’ level tests to after May 15. Details will be shared later by them,” the preacher introduced in a Tweet.
However, ‘A’ and ‘As’ level tests will certainly take place as per the initial timetable, adhering to all the SOPs, he added.
Amidst a spike in Covid-19 infections, Education and learning Minister Shafqat Mahmood announced on Wednesday that educational institutions will certainly continue to be closed in virus hotspots of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and also Azad Kashmir till April 11.
Orienting the media after chairing a conference of the National Command as well as Procedure Centre (NCOC) to take stock of the coronavirus circumstance, he said the rural governments will make a decision whether to maintain schools shut or open because of the variety of infections.
“Board tests for class nine as well as above will certainly be held as per routine in May and June,” Mahmood cleared.