Maharashtra Greater and Technical Training Minister Uday Samant announced that universities and schools will reopen in Maharashtra from 15 February onwards.
In step with a document by India In the present day, the classes could be held on a rotational foundation and 50 p.c attendance must be maintained. The document added that Samant had earlier said that the governmentwould rapidly allege its determination concerning the reopening of schools within the affirm in a day or two.
The document added that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray turn out to be expected to signal off on the date for schools reopening after the dialogue performed on 1 February with the Vice Chancellors. The government will rapidly issue a list of Identical outdated Working Procedures (SOPs) to all schools and universities within the affirm for reopening.
Faculties in Maharashtra were closed for 10 months attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Maharashtra govt has also allowed all cities to reopen schools for faculty students of classes 5 to 12, moreover for for Mumbai.
In step with a document in Hindustan Instances, Samant said that the governmenthas decided to take a seat down support the 75 p.c compulsory attendance attributable to the continuing COVID-19 issue within the affirm. The document added that earlier in January, vice-chancellors of all public universities in Maharashtra demanded resumption of loyal faculty room teaching in schools.
The vice-chancellors of the schools had demanded the restarting of same outdated classes in a meeting with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.
Koshyari called the governments stand on reopening of schools ironical and said if schools can reopen for teenagers studying in classes V-VIII, universities and schools too must resume faculty room teaching.