In Frames: Classes For 6th, 7th and 8th Standards Resume after Covid Lockdown

Directorate of School Education Kashmir on Saturday decided to postpone the resuming of lower primary classes to contain the spread of COVID-19. However the classes from 6th-8th standard resumed across the Valley on Monday. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
The classes for 9th -12th resumed from March 1 while as standard 1st to 8th were scheduled to resume class work from Monday March 8. However, classes from KG to 5th standard will now resume from 15th of this month, said the order. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Since the schools have resumed in Kashmir, COVID-19 cases have been since reported from many institutions, instilling fear among the people. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Parents have apprehensions in sending their wards to school. “Their education has been suffering from August 2019, I don’t want it to suffer more, but on the other hand, the health of my children is more important. I am in a dilemma,” said one parent.