Updated: May 30
The Telangana state government is planning to reopen schools for the new academic year 2020-21 after July 5.
All the schools in Telangana remained shut since March 15 due to corona lockdown.
The government had recently released schedule for conducting postponed SSC exams in June/ July.
SSC exams will be completed on July 5. For this reason, the government is planning to reopen schools after July 5.
However, the schools will be opened in a staggered manner.
Initially, the government plants to reopen schools for Class 8th, 9th and 10th students.
Later, schools will be reopened for Class 5th, 6th and 7th students.
The schools for Classes 1st to 5th will be opened only in August, because the government wants to take extra precautionary measures for these students in the age group of 3 to 10 years.