Lucknow: Taking a much needed decision in this devastating situation, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday directed all schools in the state, both government and private, from classes 1 to 12, online as well as offline, to remain shut till May 15 in view of the Covid-19 spike.
The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by CM Yogi Adityanath. It was also decided that no coaching institute will operate during this period.
An order issued by officiating additional chief secretary, secondary education, Anil Kumar stated that no online classes will be conducted till May 15. During this period, no student, teachers and staff will be present in the school. All work will be done from home.