On Thursday, the Delhi Government announced the reopening of schools for classes 9-12 from September 1.
The schools will be reopened in a phased manner.
"In view of decreasing COVID cases, schools are being slowly reopened in Delhi with complete precautions, so that the learning loss for students can be reduced. We have to bring back life on track and take care of studies as well as the health of students," Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted.
At a press conference, Delhi's education minister Manish Sisodia announced that the colleges and universities will also be allowed to reopen from the same date.
He assured that no student can be forced to come to school, besides that, parents' consent is necessary for a student to be able to attend.