The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to reopen schools from September 5 for the new academic year 2020-21.
Normally, the new academic year commences in the second week of June.
But due to corona outbreak an subsequent lockdowns, schools remain closed since March.
However, the AP government has decided to resume new academic year from September 5. The state government conveyed its decision to Central government seeking approval.
But, the Telangana government is yet to take a decision on reopening of schools in Telangana.
Telangana government is also expected to follow AP government and decided to reopen schools from September 3. A decision in this regard is expected soon.