An update on reopening of schools in Uttar Pradesh
UP Secondary edu dept asked divisional joint directors of education to gather inputs regarding resumption of physical classes in schools from all stakeholders, including parents & public representatives.
In a letter dated Feb 4 written to all divisional joint directors, Vinay Kumar Pandey, director secondary education, directed that the said information must be submitted by 5 pm on February 7.
When contacted, additional chief secretary, home, avanishi Kumar Awasthi & additional chief secretary, information, navneet sehgal said all educational institutions in the state are closed till February 6.
Both bureaucrats said Up Govt will review the situation on Feb 6 and will take a final call on the issue. Both officers did not give any reply to CM Yogi Adityanath’s reported statement in which he had said educational institutions will reopen from February 7.