Home » Education » Odisha government decided to suspend the teaching of Class IX and XI an upsurge in Covid cases

Odisha government decided to suspend the teaching of Class IX and XI an upsurge in Covid cases

Bhubaneswar:7/4/21: In view of an upsurge in Covid cases, the Odisha government today decided to suspend the teaching of Class IX and XI students at all schools including private ones in the State.

The School and Mass Education Department’s order comes into effect from April 8, 2021, and will remain in force till April 30, 2021.

Secretary of the School and Mass Education Department, Satyabrata Sahu in a letter to the Directors and District Education Officers stated schools can take up online classes of Standard IX and XI students

The students of these two classes residing in hostels and residential schools are allowed to go back home immediately, the letter read.

It further stated classes of Standard X and XII will continue as usual till April 25, 2021.

The Covid appropriate behavior like use of mask, maintaining social distancing norms and hand hygiene must be ensured for the Class X and XII students staying in hostels, the letter stated.

About Editor in chief

Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Check Also


Centre accepts Odisha Chief Minister’s suggestion on Covid vaccine

Bhubaneswar:19/4/21: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on April 17 had written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggesting that Covid vaccines be made available outside the government supply chain ...