Government of the Punjab, School Education Department (Monitoring Wing) has issued the official Notification letter on 18 October, 2019 in connection with Conduct of awareness session regarding Smog in all schools.
Kindly refer to the meeting regarding preparatory exercises of all concerned departments to address SMOG issue, held under the chairmanship of Secretary, Environment Protection Department, Lahore on 16 October, 2019.
During the said meeting, it was decided that each Department shall take necessary steps for awareness regarding preventive measures during the season of smog.
You are therefore, directed to request that following instructions regarding preventive measures during SMOG season, may be disseminated to all Heads of Schools for conduct of awareness session on Smog in all schools:-
♦ Drinking of plenty of water (8-10 glasses per day)
♦ Reduction in outdoor activities
♦ Windows and doors of rooms must be closed
♦ Use of Masks / Handkerchiefs by all the students particularly those using Bicycles and Motor Cycles
♦ Use of fans in the class rooms and in the houses.
♦ No burning of waste material
♦ Use glasses during Journey
♦ Frequent washing of hands, face, nose and eyes
♦ No rubbing of eyes
♦ Avoid to drink cold water I cold drinks
♦ Use wet cloth for dusting Instead of broom
♦ Sprinkling of water in dusty area / ground etc.
♦ In case of redness of eyes, Doctor should be consulted
The compliance report in this regard, may kindly be communicated to this office through email at *protected email* for onwards submission / information of Authority.