All schools, colleges to remain closed till Jan 23 in UP

All schools, colleges to remain closed till Jan 23 in UP

Amid rising Covid-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, it has been decided all schools and colleges in the state will remain shut till January 23, 2022. The decision has been taken in order to curb the spread of coronavirus, and for the safety of the students.

On January 5, the Uttar Pradesh government took a late-night decision to close its schools for students up to class 10 from January 6 to January 16, due to a sudden increase in the number of Covid-19 cases. While physical classes were closed, online classes continued as per the schedule.

Several other states are also extending the decision on the closure of schools due to rising Covid-19 cases in the nation.


Schools and colleges in Madhya Pradesh will remain closed till January 31. Similarly, schools in Bengaluru will remain closed till January 31. While schools in Kerala for students up to class 9 will remain closed for physical classes till January 21.