The Delhi authorities on Wednesday introduced to open schools for classes 10 and 12 from January 18 within the view of board exams. However, sending the kid to college is totally optional for mother and father, it added.
This would be the first time that the Delhi authorities allowed the opening of schools since March 19, 2020, when academic establishments shut down forward of the primary lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak.
Several states have already opened schools with precautionary measures.
“In order to conduct activities pertaining to pre-board preparation and practical work, the Government and Government aided/unaided schools may call students of Class 10 and 12 only to school from 18th January,” the Delhi Government stated.
However, the federal government stated that the scholar needs to be referred to as to college solely with the consent of oldsters.
“While the records of children coming to school be maintained, the same should not be used for attendance purpose as sending the child to school is completely optional for parents,” it stated.
Delhi is witnessing a declining pattern of contemporary COVID-19 infections for the previous a number of weeks. At current, there are 3,179 energetic coronavirus circumstances, 6,17,006 sufferers have recovered and 10,707 succumbed to the illness.