The primary section from Class 1 onwards have attended classes for the first time in Assam schools. Since the Covid 19 pandemic, the schools were shut down and no classes were conducted.
As per the new Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), online classes will continue for those who are opting for staying at home.
The SOPs also mentioned that the educational premises should be properly sanitized and appropriate protocols should be followed like wearing face masks and maintaining proper social distancing.
Classes for 1-8 will be held on alternate days and from Class 9 onwards, it will be on a daily basis. A total of 30 students are allowed per section in a class, as per the SOPs.
After the deputy commissioner of district has given permission, the decision to reopen schools has been taken in view of the improving Covid situation in the school. If the positivity increase and detection of Covid 19 cases surge then the government will review it and close within seven days.
However, the Covid 19 vaccine is necessary for all teaching and non-teaching staff.