Shimla, November 10
The Himachal Government today decided to close all educational institutions with immediate effect till November 25 in view of steep rise in Covid cases.
The state Cabinet decided that all government and private schools, colleges, ITIs, polytechnics, engineering colleges and coaching institutes would remain closed not only for students but also for teaching and non-teaching staff.
“It is after assessing the entire situation as regards sudden spike in cases that this decision has been taken,” Urban Development Minister Suresh Bhardwaj said. — TNS