Shimla, July 22: The Himachal Pradesh government decided to reopen schools for Classes 10, 11 and 12 from August 2 in view of declining COVID-19 cases.
The decision was taken in the meeting by the state cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Jairam Thakur.
The schools will resume offline classes with strict adherence to coronavirus protocols. Students of standard 5th and 8th would be allowed to visit schools for doubt clearances from August 2.
Moreover, research scholars would be allowed to attend universities as per the dates to be notified by the authorities, the state cabinet decided.