School Closed News Today
Interim Chief Minister Punjab Mohsin Naqvi announced on Friday that schools will remain closed in Punjab on Saturday, 02-12-2023. However, notification has not been issued yet in this regard.
Schools of 10 district of Punjab will remained closed. Districts including Lahore, Nankana Sahib, Sheikhupura, Kasur, Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Gujrat, Sialkot, Mandi Bahauddin and Narowal.
Mohsin Naqvi while presiding over the Cabinet Committee on Anti-Smog meeting said that schools will remain closed on Saturday. However, markets and businesses will remain open as usual on weekends. He also said that on Saturday and Sunday, restaurants and other businesses will also remain open as usual.
This decision has been taken in the context of significant improvement in the smog situation, due to the recent rains in Lahore, which has led to a significant increase in the air quality index. Lahore has moved to seventh place in the list of most polluted cities.