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Amid school closures across Maharashtra, education experts, parents bat for offline classes

Indian Express | 05/01/2022 06:03 PM | Click to read full article

With schools in several parts of Maharashtra being ordered to shut down once again, barely a month after they reopened, amid rising Covid cases, education experts termed the decision to shut primary schools impractical and detrimental to the development of children.

With children having returned to classrooms last month after a one-and-a-half-year gap, the decision took even parents by surprise.