Lahore: Punjab Education Department (PED) has issued Private school fees 20% discount Notification on the official website of Education Department Punjab www.schools.punjab.gov.pk
Following the approval of the Governor of Punjab, the provincial government has issued a notification of a 20% discount in private school fees. Punjab Minister for Schools Education Murad Rass has said that all private schools should reduce fees by 20% and issue new fee vouchers.
District Registering Authorities (DRAs) have been directed to ensure implementation of fee mechanism (20% concession in fee) in light of The Punjab Private Educational Institution (Promotion and Regulation) (Amendment) Ordinance 2020.
Due to the situation caused by the lockdown due to the Coronavirus, the Punjab government has announced a 20% discount on the fees for the April and May of the private schools, which has been issued a gazette notification.
Murad Ross said in a statement that all private schools will be able to collect fees only after a 20% discount. He said that parents should submit the fee as per the fee vouchers received with the reduction.
Directorate of Private Institutions Sindh has warned all private schools that all private schools will be required to give 20% discount in April and May fees, all private schools will pay full salary to teaching and non-teaching staff, Directorate According to private institutions in Sindh, schools that have already collected fees from parents should refund or adjust the fees for next month.
The teaching process in all private schools will be suspended till May 31. The summer vacation will be in schools across Sindh till 31st May 2020. Administrative affairs of private schools will continue. Yes, there must be a sanitizer at the entrances to the school, no more than 3three people are allowed in the school administration office, no school can ask the student to collect the fee.