Educational institutes across Punjab will now have longer vacations than planned. The Punjab education department extended the vacations on Monday.
Schools and colleges were supposed to open on Monday, January 6, after winter holidays but the education department extended vacations due to the weather. They will now open on January 12.
Education Minister Murad Raas confirmed that the extension was because of the cold weather.
Earlier, Murad Raas has wished good luck to all the students and teachers for going to school on Monday.