UP Govt allows to resume online class for 1 to 8 students amid lockdown
As per the circular on May 20, the schools can now conduct online classes for the students in work from home mode, as the schools in the state will remain closed till June 20.
LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government has directed educational institutions across the state to start online classes for 1 to 8th standard. As per the circular issued on Thursday, schools can now conduct online classes for students as schools will remain closed till June 20.
The state government in its earlier statement stated that online classes in all higher educational institutions will be held from May 20. Students can get in touch with their respective schools to know details of online class.
Meanwhile, Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said that the decision on the board class 10, 12 exams will be taken after May 20. The board exams were earlier postponed to May 20, which was scheduled to commence from April 24.
A total of 56 lakh (56,03,813) students have registered to appear for the board exams this year of which 29,94,312 students enrolled for high school and 26,09,501 students for intermediate exam.
COVID in UP:
Coronavirus has spread like wildfire in the second wave of the pandemic in India. It doesn't seem to end anytime soon. The second wave of COVID 19 has proven to be harmful and fatal.
The Uttar Pradesh on Thursday reported 6,725 fresh cases with 238 deaths. While, 13590 people have been discharged. In, most popular city Lucknow, 353 new coronavirus cases were found.
UP Model of Covid control has come in for praise from the Bombay High Court. In its observation, the court looked convinced by the model adopted by the state government to save people and children from corona infection in Uttar Pradesh.
Earlier, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the country's NITI Aayog have showered praise on the Yogi government for 'UP model' for Covid management.
Meanwhile, The Allahabad High Court has said that the entire medical system in villages and small cities of Uttar Pradesh is at God's mercy ("Ram bharose").
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