LAHORE (Staff Report) – Punjab Government Monday announced that private and public sector schools across the province will remain closed for five days due to recent wave of intense cold weather.

According to a notification issued by the provincial government, all of the schools to remain close from January 26 to January 31.

Schools will reopen on February 1, it added.

Earlier the educational institutions remained closed for winter vacations from December 22, 2015 to December 31, 2015.