Uttar Pradesh government has announced that all government and private schools for classes 1 to 12 and coaching centres will remain closed till May, in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Moreover, the online classes will also be suspended till May 10. Earlier, the government had ordered to close all educational institutes till April 30.
Earlier, the government had asked the teachers of all government schools to work from home till May 20. The state government has also postponed all university and college exams till May 15. A decision regarding holding these exams will be taken in the first week of May
Lockdown in Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh government has extended the weekend lockdown. As per the new order, Uttar Pradesh will be under complete lockdown starting April 30 evening till 7 am on 4 May. Last week, the state government had imposed a lockdown only on Saturday and Sunday. Now, the lockdown has been imposed for Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday till 7 am.