The education ministry has taken decision to extend closure of educational institutions as the ongoing lockdown has been extended amid the coronavirus or Covid-19 situation of the country, reveals media report.
Sources concerned said the declaration of extension of the closure will be given within next two to three days.It is learned from the education ministry that though the closure of educational institutions is till May 29, the ongoing lockdown has been extended till May 30.
As a result, the decision on extension of closure of schools-colleges has been taken. And it will be settled after discussion at high-level of the government.
It is known that as there was plan to reopen the educational institutions from June so the extension of closure for one more week is under consideration.