Schools in Haryana to remain closed till 30th November, State Govt releases orders

Haryana Government has released orders for the Schools to remain closed till 30th November. Schools to remain closed till 30th November for students as well as for the staff members, in view of the Covid-19 situation, says Government in its order.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Nov 20, 2020 16:25 IST
Schools in Haryana to remain closed till 30th November, State Govt releases orders
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Haryana Government once again announce to shut Shcools inthe state till 30th November. The State Government on Friday announces that Schools in the state will remain closed till November 30, 2020. Earlier, the schools in Haryana reopened on November 2 allowing students of Classes 9 to 12 to attend physical classes with the parents' permission.  According to the reports nearly 150 school students from three districts in Rewari, tested Covid positive.

"All government and private schools to remain closed in Haryana till November 30, in view of COVID-19 situation: State Government", news Agency ANI tweets on Friday.

The hike in Covid-19 cases after the schools reopening on Novmber 2, prompted the authorities to order closure of the Schools for another 10 days, to November 30. The state education minister Anil Vij in his statement says that the health department teams will conduct check-up of students and staff members of all schools. "Strict action will be taken against the schools found not properly following the standard operating procedures", Minister adds.

Earlier, about thirty five students were found Covid-19 positive in Kund village of Rewari district in Haryana. The spread resulted random sampling of 12 other schools in the district. Nearly 1000 students were taken, Deputy Commissioner Yashender Singh told PTI over the call.

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The schools in Haryana were opened after a gap of 8 months when Covid-19 inflicted Lockdown was called-in by the Central Government. Government following the Unlock 5.0 guidelines decided to re-open the schools for the Students of Classes 9-12, on November 2.

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