January 22, 2021

Maharashtra faculties: Colleges to reopen in Maharashtra for lessons ninth to 12th from November 23



Mumbai: Lessons 9 to 12 of faculties in Maharashtra will reopen from November 23, college schooling minister Varsha Gaikwad stated on Saturday. Gaikwad made the announcement at a video convention held by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

Lessons 9 to 12 ought to reopen after Diwali with all COVID-19 security protocols in place, he stated.

A second wave of COVID-19 pandemic was attainable trying on the scenario elsewhere on the earth, so the administration should be cautious, the chief minister warned.

“We should be further cautious after Diwali. Quarantine facilities in faculties can’t be shut. The native administration can take resolution concerning various locations for school rooms. Sanitization of faculties, coronavirus checks for academics and different precautions are a should,” the CM stated.

College students who’re sick or those that have a sick family member at house should not be despatched to colleges, Thackeray added.

Gaikwad stated all academics will endure RT-PCR coronavirus checks between November 17 and 22. “Colleges will reopen on November 23, and college students will endure thermal checking at entry,” she stated.

Just one pupil might be seated per bench, the minister stated.

Additional, lessons might be held on alternate days and science, maths and English might be taught whereas different topics might be taught on-line, Gaikwad stated.