Pune, 29th January 2022: Deputy Chief Minister and Pune District Guardian Minister Ajit Pawar today announced that all schools and colleges will reopen in the Pune district from February 1.
“1st to 8th classes will have half-day while 9th and 10th standard classes will be full time. Colleges will also have regular hours of the days”, Pawar said during the COVID review meeting at Council Hall.
He clarified that parents consent will be a must for children to attend classes in schools.
Pune Mayor Murlidhar Mohol added, “The decision was taken as the number of COVID cases is decreasing.”