The Deputy CM of Delhi decided not to open schools in October
The Delhi Deputy Chief Minister, Manish Sisodia, said on Sunday that all schools, government as well as private, will remain closed for students till October 31st. This announcement put an end to the possibility of the partial reopening of schools. This was decided after assessing the COVID-19 situation in the capital.
On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, the city reported 3,037, 2,920, and 2,258 cases, respectively. overall, Delhi has reported 287,930 cases and 5,472 fatalities.
“All schools in Delhi will remain closed till October 31 due to corona. Chief Minister @ArvindKejriwal has said that as a parent, he understands the seriousness of the situation.
At this time it will not be appropriate to take any risk regarding the health of children,” Sisodia tweeted in Hindi on Sunday afternoon.