The Rajasthan government has announced that schools, colleges and other educational institutes will reopen from September 1 onwards. Standards Operating Procedures (SOPs) have been shared for reopening schools in the state.
The state will start with a 50 percent capacity for Class 9 to 12. The state government is making sure all staff and teachers are vaccinated before the educational institutions reopen.
Rajasthan’s School Education Minister, Govind Singh Dotasra on his twitter handle writes, “Taking a big decision in the interest of students today, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has decided to open schools, colleges and coaching institutes from 1st September 2021. At present, all schools from class 9 to class 12 will open with 50% capacity. The Education Department will issue a detailed guideline in this regard soon.”
Proper COVID 19 protocols will be maintained in educational places at all times.