Punjab School Education Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan has said that all private and public schools across the Punjab will observe summer vacation from May 17.
Talking to newsmen in Lahore, he said that the schools will reopen on August 10.
He said that the schedule of summer vacation has been changed to provide relief to the school-going children in the holy month of Ramadan.
The Minister said that private schools in the province has also been directed not to collect three-month long summer vacation fee in advance.
He said that the School Education Department will take action under the law against those private schools which will collect summer vacation’s fee in advance.