More & more States shut down Educational Institutions amid the COVID wave
As more and more cases are being identified daily all across the nation, multiple states have announced the closing of their educational institutions. The Himachal Pradesh Government has also announced the closing of all its Universities, Schools, Technical Institutes and Schools till April 4. Although, classrooms will be kept open for students who are giving their exams during this time. Teachers and other school staff would continue coming to the institutions and medical & nursing institutions will function normally too. In another notification, Uttar Pradesh Government has also announced the closing of all its schools till class 8 from March 24 till March 31 except for the institutions where there are ongoing exams. Also, in a recent order from the Madhya Pradesh Government, all schools and colleges of the cities Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur to be remain closed till March 31. Punjab Government also announced that all Educational Institutions will remain closed till 31 March until the pandemic situation is under control.