Government of the Punjab, Higher Education Department has issued Notification on 10-04-2020 in connection with Preparation of Plan A, B, C Owing to Lockdown for Remaining Board Papers / Examinations. The detail is as under:
I am directed to state that Punjab Government, owing to the relentless spread of Corona COVID-19 Pandemic, announced lock-down of the Province, which was further extended up to 14.04.2020. All remaining papers/examinations / Central Marking were canceled forthwith. The normalization of this prevailing situation is un-predictable. However all the Boards should be prepared with Plan A, B and C, upon post-lock-down scenario, so that the remaining papers/examination may be conducted timely / smoothly.
2 I am, therefore, directed to request you to kindly take the following actions immediately:-
- Chalk out Plan A, B & C, upon Post lock-down scenario, in consultation with the Chairpersons of all Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education, Punjab to conduct the remaining papers/examination and share the same with Higher Education Department.
- All the Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education are required to share the SOPs / Steps taken to ensure secrecy/security of the papers at the centers, in order to avoid any untoward incident.
Special thanks to Mr. Muhammad Saleem who sent a copy of the Notification by HED, Government of Punjab.