SHIMLA | TNR
Schools in Himachal will continue to remain closed till September 25. Orders regarding the extension were issued by the State Executive committee on Monday.
Further decisions on reopening schools will be taken at the cabinet meeting to be held on September 24.
As per the earlier orders issued, school staff will have to attend school as usual. Residential schools will also continue to remain open following SOPs as before.
Before this decision was taken, a meeting of the education, health and revenue departments were held under the chairmanship of the chief secretary on Monday.
In view of demands by parents and also considering that several other states have reopened schools,the upcoming cabinet meet is expected to take this crucial decision.