LAHORE – A message has been circulating in Pakistan media regarding the closure of schools on Friday throughout the province, Pakistantribe.com reported.
The Private School Association has denied issuing any such order, clarifying that the schools will only be closed on Saturday and Sunday.
These SMS state that schools in Punjab will remain closed on Friday citing the security problems in the province.
On the other hand, chairman of the association, Kashif Mirza rubbished such rumours stating that all the schools will remain open on Friday, while Saturday and Sunday will be holidays as per schedule.
It is pertinent to mention here that the security in Punjab, specially in the capital city of Lahore is on high alert due to upcoming final match of PSL 2017 that is slated to be played at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore on March 5.