Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, On Saturday, announced that schools will not reopen now. He added unless the government is fully convinced about the COVID 19 pandemic in the city.
Giving his Independence Day speech at Delhi Secretariat, Kejriwal said the COVID-19 situation in the national capital is under control as compared to what it was two months back and thanked all the stakeholders, including the central government, ‘corona warriors’ and different organizations.
The Delhi CM said the protection and the health of school children are very important to the AAP government.
I meet people and get messages from them asking not to open schools. I want to assure them that we care about their children as much as they do. Unless fully convinced, we are not going to open the schools, he said.
Delhi CM said Delhi “gave the model” of home isolation and plasma therapy notion to the country in the fight against the virus.
He said that efforts are being made to bring Delhi’s economy back on track.
This year the city government changed its Independence Day event to the Delhi Secretariat from Chhatrasal Stadium due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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