Delhi School Reopening: Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has also announced some other relaxations in COVID-19 restrictions including reduction in night curfew timings.
Delhi School Reopening: After a long wait in Delhi, schools are going to open once again. The government on Friday announced the reopening of schools for classes 9 to 12 from February 7 amid the COVID-19 protocol. The order states that only fully immunized teachers will be allowed to attend schools.
Institutions of higher education in Delhi will open under SOPs and COVID-19 appropriate practices will be strictly followed. Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia announced that classes 9-12 will reopen from February 7. Schools from nursery to class 8 will open from February 14. Hybrid classes will continue.
The decision regarding the reopening of schools in Delhi was taken in a meeting of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA). DDMA also announced some other relaxations in COVID-19 restrictions including reduction in night curfew timings. In the last meeting of DDMA chaired by the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, apart from the end of the weekend curfew, many other business exemptions were given.
Earlier, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday reacted at the Delhi Secretariat and ITO against the opening of schools by students and parents, saying that if schools do not open, the lives of children will be ruined and a generation will be left behind. Will go