Schools in Pune city, which set to re-open Monday, will remain shut till December 13. This stated by city Mayor Murlidhar Mohol.
On Saturday evening, Mohol tweeted; “Schools in Pune will remain shut. All schools in Pune Municipal Corporation jurisdiction will remain shut till December 13. The decision has been taken after consulting with parents and keeping in mind the COVID 19 situation.”
However this following a review meeting and keeping in mind the spike in COVID 19 cases post-Diwali. Decided to further postpone reopening of schools.
The announcement came a few hours after Maharashtra state school education minister Varsha Gaekwad declaration. She stated schools may open in different parts of the state. However this depending on the local condition and permission from local district administration authorities.