Gujarat schools to reopen for classes 9, 11 from February 1

Sonali Nautiyal | January 27th, 2021 . 5:54 pm




Weeks after reopening schools for Classes 10 and 12, the Gujarat government on Wednesday announced that students of Classes 9 and 11 will also be permitted to attend school from February 1. State education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama announced the decision after a cabinet meeting in Gandhinagar.Earlier, offline studies for Classes 10 and 12 was permitted from January 11.

Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama told the media: “The Education Department had prepared a Standard Operating Protocol on January 8 to resume offline studies for Classes 10 and 12. The same SOP will be implemented for Classes 9 and 11 from February 1. Similar to teaching at school, we are also permitting resumption of offline tuition classes across the state, subject to SOP and Covid guidelines.”

For more detail, read at Times of India