Federal Summer vacation extended till Sept 4, 2011
Islamabad (Monday, August 15, 2011) : Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) on Sunday announced extension in summer vacations for all the educational institutes working under Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) till September 4, 2011.
CADD Spokesman Rafique Tahir told this agency that the decision has been taken in a meeting of the officials of CADD and FDE held Sunday.
The division has announced vacations again due to the hot weather conditions and the ongoing month of Ramazan and directed the private educational institutes to follow the same decision, Rafique Tahir said.
The summer vacations that had started on June 1 had ended on August 10 and the students joined their institutes on August 11. And now the students will have vacations till Eidul Fitr.
The parents of the students as well as teachers especially who had moved to their native towns were demanding extension in the summer vacations so that they could observe fasting and celebrate Eid at their home towns.