Assam: Schools, colleges likely to reopen soon in phased manner


GUWAHATI: The Assam Government is ready to restore the normal life soon, said Assam health and finance minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma. Talking to media persons in Guwahati on Friday Dr. Sarma said that State has been gradually preparing to reopen the schools and colleges in a phased manner.

“I think we are becoming ready to go back to normal life. We should go in a staged manner. When we reopen schools and colleges, at first we should open for class 10 and 12,” said Dr. Sarma.

He explained similar way in terms of opening the shopping malls. He also stated that the State Government is preferring to continue with the night curfew, at least from 9 PM.

“But all these decisions will be taken by the Government of India. We will implement accordingly,” minister Sarma said.