As secondary grade students are returning back to the schools, the university students, however, continue to protest about being directed to take the exams physically when the universities would resume their educational activities from the 1st of February.
As per the shared details, related hashtags trended on Twitter Tuesday, with students of several universities sharing their concerns.
Posts about students not feeling well and testing positive for COVID-19 were quite common.
Many universities are pressing ahead with schedules, reassuring strict implementation of all SOPs. National University of Modern Languages released its date sheet Tuesday. Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi reiterated its exam policies while students protested outside the campus.
Shahzad Yunas Sheikh, a PTI worker from Faisalabad, has been active in sharing protest updates on Twitter. Sheikh shared videos of student protestors marching to the Lahore Governor House. Around half of the participants were seen wearing face masks less than a foot apart from each other.
On Tuesday, Punjab School Education Minister Murad Raas welcomed students back to schools and assured everyone that all possible safety steps were being taken. Unlike last year, students won’t be promoted without examination, he announced.
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