'Tight jeans, short shirts' banned as FDE issues dress code for teachers in Islamabad

11:45 AM | 7 Sep, 2021
'Tight jeans, short shirts' banned as FDE issues dress code for teachers in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD – Federal Directorate of Education has issued a recent dress code for the teachers in federal institutions which restrict female educationists from wearing jeans and tights.

The letter issued by the director academics stated: “All heads of institutions/section in-charges shall ensure that every staff member observes reasonably good measures in their physical appearance and personal hygiene.”

It added that female staff can wear a clean scarf and hijab while slippers and other funky footwear will be banned in all educational institutions. The male teachers will be restricted to wear jeans and T-shirts. Furthermore, winter shawls for men will also be against the new dress code.

The males have been directed not to wear any casual dressing along with chains and slippers. Long hair and ponytails are also not allowed anymore. It further added that the male teachers can wear sweaters and designs in winter and they must wear waistcoats with shalwar kameez.

The notification further directed all the teachers to don teaching gowns in classes and lab coats in laboratories. The area education officers have been directed to ensure the implementation of the new dress code.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 24 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 24, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.55 for selling.

On Saturday, Euro stands at 302  for buying and 305 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.5 for buying, and 356 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 24 February 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.5 282.55
Euro EUR 302 305
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.5 356
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.1 76.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.88 751.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.76 36.11
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.79 917.79
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 726.53 734.53
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 317.87 320.37
Thai Bhat THB 7.79 7.94


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