Bhubaneswar, April 7: In view of increase in Covid-19 positive cases, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued fresh guidelines to higher educational institutions, including Plus-II and degree colleges under BMC areas.
The students who have appeared their examinations and no examination are due shall be asked to vacate the hostel premise immediately by the institute authority under intimation to their parents.
The students who are due for examination shall be asked to vacate the hostel premises as soon as all their examination schedule are over with proper intimation to their parents.
The students who are likely to stay for their examination may be kept in the hostel premises preferably in single rooms with adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour like proper use of mask at all times, social distancing and hand hygiene particularly in mess, corridors and common rooms.
The institute authorities will be fully responsible to ensure COVID protocols and wellbeing of their students.