LAHORE: The provincial authorities have imposed a ban on utilization of cell phones in all academic establishments throughout Punjab’s capital Lahore, ARY Information reported on Friday.
A notification for banning the utilization of cell phones has been issued by Punjab’s Directorate Public Instruction – Secondary Schooling (SE) which said that cellphones and social media wouldn’t be allowed for use in public colleges.
The notification said that the scholars beneath 16 won’t be allowed to maintain cell together with them inside any academic establishments, in any other case, the authorities will take disciplinary in opposition to them over the violation of the laws.
Earlier in October final 12 months, the District Schooling Authority of Multan had banned the usage of cell phones inside the general public colleges.
CEO Schooling Multan had introduced that cellphones could be submitted with the principal and the lecturers would get it again earlier than leaving the college.
A notification on this regard reads, “It has been noticed that lecturers get into their cell phones throughout college time which impacts kids’s training. Subsequently, it’s directed that no person ought to use cell phones throughout college timing. Not even in an emergency, it’s allowed that you simply stand outdoors the classroom and take the decision, as an alternative, it is best to sit in your classroom and take the message by means of brief dialog.”
ARY Information correspondent Yasir Sheikh stated the authority had warned that in case of violation of the order, the violator must face severe upshot.