Mumbai: Mayor Kishori Pednekar on Friday said that all the schools in BMC jurisdiction would remain closed till December 31. "The decision has been taken in the wake of rise in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai. Schools will not re-open on November 23," she stated. The Maharashtra government had earlier allowed classes 9 to 12 to reopen from November 23.
The Haryana government on Friday announced that all the government and private schools in the state would remain closed till November 30 amid rising coronavirus cases. The state government has said that school's principal and administration would be held responsible in case of any violation. Haryana has over two lakh confirmed coronavirus cases so far.