Published: 24th November 2020
AP Minister claims school turnout has touched 50 percent mark amid strict COVID-19 protocol
Even though the numbers are slowly coming down, many parents are still petrified about sending their children to school but that seems to be changing
The turnout of the students in government schools has touched 50 percent mark on Tuesday, amid strict COVID-19 protocol, said Minister for Education Adimulapu Suresh.
In a statement issued here, Suresh said that the attendance percentage of class 10 students has touched 50 mark, while it is 52 percent for class 9 students.
However, 47 percent for class 8 students attended the schools in the state on Tuesday though they were intimated of schools functioning on alternate days for them. This apart, week-long Jagan Anna Vidya Kanuka campaign is also being conducted in the state, the minister added.