Work on the new academic session is scheduled to start from Bhadra 1. The Office of the Prime Minister and the Office of the Council of Ministers has directed the Ministry of Education, Science, and Technology to facilitate the educational activities of the schools that are closed due to COVID-19 in compliance with the standards of public health and safety.
The directive sent by the Council of Ministers to the Ministry of Education after verifying the decision states that the work of the new academic session should be done from Bhadra 1.
In the certified decisions sent by the Council of Ministers, it has been directed that the teachers must go to the school, and from Bhadra 1, the new enrollment, the number of students in the class will be ascertained and the data of the enrolled students have to be filled.
The Council of Ministers has also decided to make arrangements for the teachers to reach the school before Bhadra 1 to conduct the educational activities of the school and to make the textbooks available to the students studying in the new academic session immediately.
The Council of Ministers has decided not to conduct quarantine and isolation activities in the school building and premises and to purify the school buildings which are no longer used as quarantine and isolation as per the prescribed criteria and make them suitable for teaching.
Likewise, the Council of Ministers has also decided not to have structures related to the prevention and control of COVID-19 within the school and school premises and in such a way as to adversely affect the student movement or close to the school area.