Educational Institutions In Punjab To Remain Shut For Two Days
In view of the prevailing tense situation, all schools, colleges and other educational institutions in Punjab will remain shut for two days. Provincial Minister for Education, Rana Mashhood said today (Sunday.)
This decision will be applicable on all private and government institutions of the province keeping the aggravated scenario. As protesters have already blocked 19 points including: Mall Road, Shahdara Morr, Babu Sabu, Amamia Colony railway crossing, Thokar Niaz Baig, Faisal Chowk, Chungi Amar Sidhu, Ferozpur Road and Ichra. Traffic routes have been disrupted since yesterday in Lahore as well. On Saturday, at least six people were killed and hundreds wounded as law enforcement agencies finally launched an operation to clear Faizabad interchange from protesters. Moreover police started arresting protesters and doctors in Lahore hospitals are alerted for emergency too.