Punjab education minister rejected the rumours regarding opening of schools


Lahore: (Raja Furqan Ahmed) Punjab education Minister Murad Raas has rejected the rumours that the schools would be opened on 1st June, saying that safety of children and teachers was their first priority. The minister dismiss fake news, attributed to his name, which stated that the government has decided to open schools from the first of June no matter the cost.
In his tweet, he wrote, “Let it be very CLEAR for all concerned. No decision has been made regarding opening of schools on June 1st, 2020. Discussions are underway. Lives of our Children & Honourable Teachers is priority number one. Everything else can wait. Unless you hear from me, rest is FAKE NEWS!”