18 March 2020 – All exams postponed till June

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Adapting or closing schools
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Minister of Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood

Overview: Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood announced that all examinations in the country, including O and A Levels exams, will be postponed until June 1 in the wake of the spread of COVID-19.
Full details here: https://www.dawn.com/news/1541986/all-exams-in-the-country-to-be-postponed-till-june-minister

Type of Justification: Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic, International – academic