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NCOC allows reopening schools in districts with low COVID-19 positivity

NCOC allows reopening schools in districts with low COVID-19 positivity

Students walking towards their school wearing masks amid coronavirus. — AFP/File Provincial authorities may reopen educational institutes in districts with low coronavirus positivity ratios starting Monday,  the National Command and Operations Centre  said on Saturday. However, the NCOC said educational institutes in districts where the coronavirus positivity ratio is high, …

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Shafqat Mehmood says NCOC has allowed to conduct professional exams

Shafqat Mehmood says NCOC has allowed to conduct professional exams

An AFP representational image. ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood said that the National Command and Control Centre (NCOC) has allowed to conduct professional exams. He noted that if all arrangements are satisfactory permission will be given promptly. The education minister wrote on Twitter: “Please apply to Secretary, Federal …

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NCOC meeting underway to review schools closure, other restrictions

NCOC meeting underway to review schools closure, other restrictions

ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) is underway, under the chair of Asad Umar, to decide on schools closure and whether or not restrictions on other sectors should be extended or relaxed.  All educational institutions, including schools, colleges and universities have been closed till May …

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Markets to remain open till 8pm May 17 onwards: NCOC

Markets to remain open till 8pm May 17 onwards: NCOC

The National Command and Operation Centre on Saturday announced that markets will remain open till 8pm from Monday, May 17 onwards. Besides this, public transport — between provinces, cities and within cities — will resume functioning from tomorrow (Sunday) instead of the previously announced May 17 date of resumption. A …

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NCOC issues guidelines for Eid-ul-Fitr prayers

NCOC issues guidelines for Eid-ul-Fitr prayers

Muslims offer Eidul Fitr prayers at the Badshahi Mosque. — AFP/File The National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) has issued guidelines for Eid-ul-Fitr prayers in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus, a statement from the body said Tuesday. A session was held today with Federal Minister for Planning …

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Lockdown in Pakistan: NCOC asks provinces to make preparations

Lockdown in Pakistan: NCOC asks provinces to make preparations

Pakistan Army personnel patrolling in Peshawar’s Qissa Khuwani Bazar to ensure the compliance with the anti-epidemic measures announced by the government to control the spread of COVID-19. -APP ISLAMABAD: Amid the worsening coronavirus situation in the country, the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has directed provincial authorities to start …

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NCOC to review SOP compliance at Cambridge exam centres: Shafqat Mehmood

NCOC to review SOP compliance at Cambridge exam centres: Shafqat Mehmood

Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehmood. ISLAMABAD: Amid strong calls from the students to cancel the ongoing Cambridge exams, the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) will review the COVID-19 SOP compliance at the exam centres in a special session today, Federal Minister for Education and Professional …

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