LAHORE (Staff Report) – The provincial government has announced summer vacations in all educational institutions in Punjab as temperatures in the province have soared past last-year’s highs during May.

The summer vacations will start from May 24 and end on August 15.

Private schools are also bound to follow this schedule in terms of summer vacations.

However Punjab Education Minister Rana Mashood said that private schools holding final examinations may begin summer holidays from June 1.