Religious seminaries hold examinations from today

Religious seminaries across Pakistan are set to hold their annual examinations from today.

Wafaqul Madaris Al Arabia Pakistan has started conducting annual examinations from Saturday (today).

As per the details, 2,166 examination centers have been set up with more than 1,400 invigilators to conduct annual examinations of more than 300,000 students.

The examinations will be conducted under strict standard operating procedures (SOPs) and preventive guidelines as recommended by the government.

Meanwhile, Ittehad-e-Tanzeemat-e-Madaris Pakistan (ITMP), had previously announced to resume their classes from August 5.

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The development comes as earlier, Federal Minister of Education Shafqat Mahmood had announced to reopen educational institutions from September 15.

The government however, will review the decision once more in the last week of August or first week of September in  light with the coronavirus situation.