SRINAGAR: Almost a year after the Covid-19 pandemic struck, the educational institutions reopened for primary classes, most of the schools resumed classwork for the students of classes 1 to 6.
The Education Department had earlier announced that classes 1 to 5 would start from March 15. Classes resumed after schools had taken written consent from guardians. Classes 6, 7 and 8 had started on March 8.
The schools have also been asked to regularly sanitise classrooms and ensure social distancing norm all the time
Reports said that some schools have deferred the opening of the K.G classes till next month.
Many schools have applied an odd-even formula which entails having only 50% of students on campus on any given day.