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Himachal schools to remain closed till Sept 21

The Fact News Service
Shimla, September 14

The Himachal government has ordered schools in the state to remain closed until September 21.

The latest order, issued by Chief Secretary Ram Subhag School on Tuesday, does not apply to residential schools.

“All schools shall continue to remain close, except residential schools further up to 21.09.2021,” the order said. “Teaching and non-teaching staff shall continue to attend the school. For residential schools, SOPs developed by the Department of Education will be followed to contain the spread of Covid-19.”

Himachal recorded 202 new Covid-19 cases and three deaths on Monday.

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