The Haryana government has permitted the universities and colleges to reopen, as the nation is under Unlock phase 4. Haryana in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak allowed to empower the students to look for direction from their teachers.
The preliminary attempt of classes will begin on September 26. In correspondence, dated September 22, to all colleges and universities in Haryana, the higher education division has guided them to finish all safety protocols relates to COVID and convey the same by Friday.
Moreover, The letter from the Director-General of the Department refers to the guidelines of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The guidelines stated that students from classes 9 to 12 can visit schools from September 21 on a voluntary basis to seek guidance from their teachers with the consent of their parents.
The letter read that colleges and universities are allowed to reopen, keeping this in view, for students looking for direction from teachers in a staggered way.
However, the letter further reads that all procedures approved by the government such as social distancing and sanitization shall be followed by the organizations.
The Haryana government had recently allowed students of classes 9 to 12 to visit their schools, after remaining shut for the past 6 months due to the outbreak of COVID-19. On voluntary purpose for academic guidance, the schools are allowed to open in areas outside COVID containment zones.
The choice was taken in consistence with the unlock 4 rules issued by MHA ( Ministry of Home Affairs ).
Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the educational institutes have switched to online mode across the country to impart academic lessons.
COLLEGES TO REOPEN: TIME SCHEDULE PREPARED BY HARYANA HIGHER EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
The Haryana higher education department prepares the schedule to reopen the colleges and universities. On Mondays and Tuesdays, Bachelor of Arts (BA) first-year students will visit the universities and colleges between 9 am to 12 noon.
Moreover, BCom and BSc’s first-year students on Mondays and Tuesdays will visit the institutes between 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm. And on Wednesdays and Thursdays BA second-year students will visit the institutes between 9 am and 12 pm. Whereas, BCom and BSc second-year students on Wednesdays and Thursdays will visit the institutes between 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm.
The letter added that on Fridays and Saturdays, BA third-year and Post Graduation (PG) first-year students will visit the institute between 9 am to 12 noon. Whereas, BCom and BSc final-year students and PG second-year students on Fridays and Saturdays can go between 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm.