The Hush Post | 7:27 pm | One-minute read |
School timings in Punjab will change beginning July 17, Wednesday. The primary schools in the state will now start at 8 am and close at 2 pm. Similarly, the timings for the Middle, High and Senior Secondary classes have also been revised.
The Middle, High and Senior Secondary schools in the state will now also open at 8 am and shut down at 2 pm. Earlier, the school timings were from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm. The timings were changed due to soaring temperatures.
Punjab education department has issued a notification regarding change in school timings across the state. Punjab Education Department Secretary Krishan Kumar issued the notification.
As per the latest instructions, all government, private aided and affiliated schools have been asked to change the school timings with immediate effect from Wednesday.