Bhubaneswar, April 7: In view of the prevailing Covid-19 situation, the teaching of class IX & XI pertaining to all schools government, government-aided and private schools in the state have been suspended with immediate effect till April 30.
The students of these two classes residing in hostels or residential schools are allowed to go back home immediately.
If required, schools may take up online classes.
However, the classes of class X & XII will continue as usual till 25.04.2021 as notified earlier as the students of these two classes will be appearing Board/ Council Examinations.
The COVID appropriate behaviour like use of mask, maintaining social distancing and hand hygiene are to be ensured for the students staying in Hostels.
This will be given effect from 08.04.2021.