Amid the looming third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra government has finally permitted schools to reopen in the state from October 4.
The School Education Department had sent a proposal to reopen the schools which CM Uddhav Thackeray approved on Friday. The schools will reopen for students keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic and adhering to all the norms related to it.
Speaking about the same, Maharashtra school education minister Varsha Gaikwad said that classes for 5 to 12 will be started in rural areas whereas schools for Class 8 to Class 12 will begin in the urban areas from October 4.
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