India/ 02 November 2020/ Source/ https://www.indiatoday.in/
By Aysha Anam
Tamil Nadu schools will be reopened from November 16 on the orders of Chief Minister K. Palaniswami.
Tamil Nadu schools will be reopened from November 16, 2020, after a long period of lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. Along with schools, other public spaces will also get functional such as colleges, cinemas, zoos, and amusement parks. The state government has made it compulsory for these institutions to follow standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Tamil Nadu schools to be reopened: excerpts from official statement
Schools, all colleges, research, and other educational institutions, and hostels would be allowed to open from November 16, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said in an official release.
As regards schools, classes for standards 9-12 alone shall be conducted, he said.
The SOP should be followed, Palaniswami said adding the relaxations are not applicable to containment zones.