The Government of Punjab School Education Department (Monitoring Wing) issued the top priority and most important notification no. DD (M)/ Activities/ Corona Virus/2020 on 13th March 2020 in Lahore. This notification is about the Preventive measures regarding corona virus. The Punjab Government will take safety precautions to avoid this virus. So, further details of notification are as follows;
All the Chief Executive Officers,
District Education Authorities (DEAs),
Preventive Measures regarding Corona Virus.
Details of Notification:
Kindly refer to the subject noted above.
- I am directed to state that keeping the ongoing rising threat of Corona virus in view, the School Education Department, in collaboration with the Health Department, has prepared a booklet to create awareness among the teachers, students and their families, about the preventive measures regarding Corona Virus pandemic. The booklet has already been circulated vide letter No. DDM/Misc/Vol-II/2020 dated 28-02-2020.
- It is, therefore, requested that all Chief Executive Officers, District Education Authorities in Punjab, must ensure that the attached booklet, duly prepared by the Health Department, is distributed amongst all the schools (public/ private) in your district.
- Further, Head teachers/ Principals must be given strict instructions to impact to students of each class (either in the assembly, or class-wise), the instructions written in the booklet. This activity needs to continue for foreseeable future so that the students learn prevention and cure of the disease through reinforcement/ repetition. Students should be firmly encouraged to take this lesson home to spread awareness among family and friends.
- This task requires the highest priority from all stakeholders as the disease is highly contagious.
Deputy Director (Monitoring)
- PSO to Minister for School Education Department.
- PSO to Secretary School Education.
- PSO to Secretary Primary & Secondary Health Department.
- PS to Special Secretary (Operations), School Education Department.
- PA to Additional Secretary (General), School Education Department.