Schools in Assam to reopen from Monday


GUWAHATI: Schools in Assam will reopen from this Monday (November 2). However, the students from 6th to 12th standards will only attend the schools.

As per the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) issued by the state government, classes for students of VI, VIII, X and XII will be conducted on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

For students of Class VII, IX and XI, classes will be conducted on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The detailed SOP also includes a staggered timetable for colleges, engineering colleges, polytechnic institutions and ITIs.

The school authorities have been asked to follow the social distancing and other precautionary measures in the light of COVID-19.