The Higher Education Department has asked the educational institutions to fully sanitized the campus before re-opening
Lucknow: There is good news to students and college managements as officials of Higher education through an official communication have informed managements that colleges and universities could be reopened from February 15 adhering to Covid-19 guidelines.
As per the instructions, it is mandatory for teachers and students to wear mask and students to be seated at a distance of six feet. All the institutes have to ensure sanitation and thermal scanning.
“All universities, degree colleges, and other educational institutions of higher learning across the state will function normally from February 15. These institutions were reopened with restrictions on November 23, 2020,” reads the letter (dated February 12) of Special Secretary of Higher Education Department Abdul Samad sent to the Vice-Chancellors and Directors of Higher Education of all the private and state universities of Uttar Pradesh.
If a student, teacher, or employee has symptoms of cough, cold, or fever, they should be sent back home giving first aid. If symptoms of COVID-19 develop in students or staff, immediate testing should be done and results should be recorded, it said.