Has the Government of Pakistan decided that Schools will not open for 8 Days in Pakistan during the Elections in 2024, which are scheduled for February 8, 2024? In a significant alteration, it has been planned that schools and educational institutions will have an 8-day break during the general elections, set to take place on February 8th, 2024. This decision applies nationwide, impacting districts throughout the country, including Lahore. The timing of this break is strategic, aligning with the voting date of February 8 and the subsequent days leading up to the reopening of schools on February 12.
Indeed, it is accurate that Schools will remain Closed for 8 Days in Pakistan during the Elections in 2024. There is widespread confusion among families and students due to various stories circulating on social media. These stories claim that schools across Pakistan will observe an 8-day holiday in February 2024 in anticipation of the general elections scheduled for February 8. According to reports, schools will shut down on February 4, with an additional day off on February 5 to commemorate Kashmir Day. The reports also suggest that schools will remain closed from February 6 until February 10 to make preparations for the elections.