TN Colleges Are Re-opened And Not Schools Re-opened
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the colleges and schools are kept shut down for the past 9 months. In between a lot of confusion at last the Tamil Nadu Government has announced the reopening date of colleges. The TN Government announced the colleges for the postgraduate and undergraduate medical and paramedical students and final year students for the other streams will open on December 7, 2020.
As early announced by the TN Government the colleges are opened on December 7, 2020. The government is also allowed the colleges to open the mess and hostels. The government asked the colleges and universities to follow the rules and standard operating procedures released by the government. And also added the announcement that attendance is optional and the colleges need to continue the online classes for the students who are not attending the college.
The colleges and the hostel in the containment zone are not allowed to open. And also the students from the containment zone are not come to colleges to attend the classes. They should attend classes online.
The colleges and universities should allow the students and teachers after the thermal scanning and they should maintain the proper social distance between the two persons. In the classroom, only a limited number of students are permitted to sit.
The TN government has made the announcement the colleges for the first-year students or who joined in the academic year 2020 – 2021 will open on February 1, 2021. The re-opening of the school date is not announced still.