Lahore: From tomorrow 14-September 2011 all the schools of Lahore district will be closed for next ten days. The reason of this closer of school is the fast spread of Dengue (Dangi) Virus in Lahore and some other nearby areas. The Govt of the Punjab decided that due the humidity the Dengue (Dang)i Virus is increasing and the Spray for precautionary measure is necessary. The Mosquito, which is the cause of Dengue (Dangi) virus, flourish more in humid atmosphere. The Dengue (Dangi) Virus attack on Platelets (blood cells), irregularly shaped clear cell fragments. If these Platelets are decreased in blood than this may cause the death of Patient. So be-careful about the symptoms and treatment, and precaution is better than cure. The schools of Lahore will now open on 25-September 2011. The parents were also worried in sending their kids to schools. But the other districts schools also demanded for spray in their schools for precautionary measure.
In the notification SO (A-I) 1-31/2008 dated 13-September 2011, it is also instructed in public interest that after opening of the schools after 10 days the students will wear full sleeves cloths, socks and cover parts of their body. And all the school functions will be from 9am to 3pm. These instructions will be for the next two months.