Lucknow: Holidays in all educational institutions have been extended amid the increasing number of corona virus cases in Uttar Pradesh. All schools and colleges in UP will now remain closed till January 30. In view of the increasing pace of corona infection in the first week of January in the state, school colleges were ordered to remain closed till January 16, following which the situation was reviewed and the closure period of educational institutions was extended till January 23.
Now once again after a review on the status of corona infection, it has been decided to keep schools and colleges closed till January 30, 2022. However, educational institutions have been ordered to continue classes online. The state government's order will be applicable to all government and private school colleges in the state.
In Uttar Pradesh, lucknow university has already postponed all semester examinations to be held from January 15 to 31, amid the growing havoc of the corona virus epidemic. Students are just waiting for new dates of their exams. On the other hand, the UP Board Class 10th, 12th exams are also expected to be held after the state assembly elections.