The federal minister for education, Shafqat Mehmood announced to keep the schools in Punjab closed till March 28, 2021. The move has come after the third wave of coronavirus has been affecting Pakistan. The social media users took his decision as an opportunity to fill the platforms with humor. It seems that the memers have forgotten the betrayal from the minister when he earlier announced to reopen the educational institutions.
Funny Memes Ended the Previous Disappointments
A few months back, the federal minister for education announced to reopen the educational institutes since that was the necessary action. Despite the opening of the schools, colleges, and universities students were advised to follow the SOPs to avoid the spread of coronavirus. However, the decision of opening institutions didn’t amuse students and caused disappointment to them as apparent from the memes. Keeping the previous events in view, the recent announcement of closing the schools in Punjab has wiped away all the disappointments and students are appreciating the minister’s thoughtfulness by making funny memes on him. Shafqat Mehmood’s announcements regarding the opening and closing of educational institutions in wake of changing covid situation in Pakistan made him one of the prominent memes of 2020.
The memers are trolling the whole online classes system as they are going to be a part of it once again. Several entities are making jokes about the Zoom application since it was one of the main sources of taking the lectures online.
What Happened At the Press Conference?
Shafqat Mehmood held a press conference recently in which he raised certain points based on the current educational condition in Pakistan, reportedly. While addressing the media, he mentioned that the rise in covid19 cases is also due to a large number of students. As per his statement, almost 50 million students play a vital role in spreading the virus in the country. Lastly, he announced the spring break duration which will start in the Punjab cities including Lahore, Gujrat, Multan, Sialkot, and Islamabad, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, and Gujranwala. Also, the spring break will last till March 28, according to the federal minister.
Sindh Students are Disheartened
After the current decision by the federal education minister, Shafqat Mehmood, funny memes are revealing the admiration towards Mehmood. Nevertheless, the trollers are making fun of Sindh students since they won’t be getting vacations. The memes on Sindh students are flooding the social media platforms.