“Covid positive cases have been detected in some private educational institutions in the State. In Government schools, Class X and XI students are being taught amid execution of standard operating procedure. Not a single Coivd case has been reported from any Government school. Thus, no decision has been taken to close Government schools,” said the Minister.
It may be noted that the number of daily Covid cases is seen rising nowadays while some private education institutions have reported Covid positives in remarkably good numbers. In view of this, it was a talk of the town that schools might be closed.