Punjab Government bans on use of Mobile phones and social media in Schools
The government of Punjab had a ban on the use of Mobile Phones and Social Media for Students in schools. According to the Notification issued. The notification gave instructions to the concerned District Education Authorities and mentioned the age of children under 16 years.
“The Competent Authority has desired that under the prevailing dangers of Menace of Drugs in the Educational Institutions (Public 86 Private Sector) and to safeguard the Young Generation from this curse, it is mandatory to impose complete ban on the use of Mobile and other sources to use Social Media in the premises of Educational Institutions across the Punjab (Public & Private Sectors) and also for the children under 16-years.”
The decision has been taken to stop the utilization of medications among understudies in instructive organizations. As indicated by the official notice gave by Director Public Instruction Punjab Zulfikar Ali Bhatti referenced that to shield the youthful age from the threat of medications it is basic to put the restriction on the utilization of internet-based life in schools. The decision has been taken in the domain of the ongoing overview which has detailed a disturbing flood in tranquilize use and liquor among adolescents in Pakistan with instructive organizations the focal point of medication selling organizations. The study cited that almost 40,000 Pakistani youth fall prey to medicate misuse each year. One of the upsetting certainties built up by the review that is most of the heroin addicts are younger than 24.