The recent notification of the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training is about recommencement of a regular schooling 5 days a week  for urban  centers of Karachi ,Hyderabad, Lahore and Peshawar. Earlier educational institutions  in these cities were restricted to a 3-day  school week by NCOC in view  of a high prevalence of COVID-19.NCOC has removed the following restrictions  on fresh assessment of pandemic situation in these cities.