Amid Coronavirus outbreak, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has asked all educational, training and coaching institutions will remain closed till May 3.
The schools, colleges and educational institutions across the country have been closed since the lockdown was imposed on March 25.
The new directive is part of the revised guidelines in the country during the extended lockdown period from April 15 till May 3.
Most of the educational institutions have taken to digital platforms so that the education of students does not suffer because of the lockdown.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has made text books available online so that the students can continue with their studies.
All board examinations and entrance tests have been postponed till the lockdown is lifted.
The authorities have also granted automatic promotion to students from Class 1 to 9 and Class 11.