Final decision on opening schools after receiving expert opinion: Education Minister Suresh Kumar

Bengaluru, July 22, 2021 ( Primary and Secondary Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar has informed that a final decision on the opening of schools will be taken after receiving the experts’ report and discussions.
Responding to the questions of reopening of schools Suresh Kumar informed that schools will not be opened as of now. “However we will receive the experts’ report within two days. We will discuss with the experts and arrive at a final decision,” he said.
The government is contemplating the opening of schools and colleges following a decrease in the number of COVID-19 cases. Permission has already been given to open degree colleges from July 26.
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