Gujarat schools for Classes up to 9 closed for physical classes amid rising Covid-19 cases

Gujarat schools for Classes up to 9 closed for physical classes amid rising Covid-19 cases

Amid rising Covid-19 cases in Gujarat, the state government has decided to close the schools for physical classes for students up to class 9. On Friday, the state government announced that there will be no in-person classes at school for students from Class 1 to Class 9 till January 31, 2022.

The decision has been taken to curb the spread of coronavirus in the state, and for the protection of students. The online classes, however, will continue without any disturbance.

The state government, in its decision, further stated that coaching centers for students Class 9 upwards and those for post-graduate courses as well as competitive exams can run at 50 percent capacity.