Punjab Govt to Resume Schools for Students of Classes 5 to 12 from Jan 7
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The minister stated following the CM’s instructions, all school managements have actually been asked to strictly comply with all anti-Covid precautions in schools.
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The Punjab government on Wednesday decided to resume all schools from January 7 for students of classes 5 to12 State Education minister Vijay Inder Singla said following the persistent demand of moms and dads, the state federal government has chosen to resume all federal government, semi-government and independent schools from January 7 onwards. In a statement here, Singla stated the timings of the schools will be from 10 am to 3 pm.
The trainees only of classes 5 to 12 will be enabled to physically attend their classes, said the minister. Singla said while offering his nod, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh directed the department to make sure the security of the kids, amid COVID-19 pandemic. The minister stated following the CM’s directions, all school managements have actually been asked to strictly comply with all anti-Covid precautions in schools.
The Cabinet minister likewise said that the Education Department had taken feedback from school heads. Besides ensuring security of the children, they also recommended the reopening of schools prior to the yearly exams for last modification of the course, he stated.
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