Coronavirus Pandemic in India Latest News: The Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Himachal Pradesh, has decided to postpone all examinations on Saturday, 21 February 2020 due to the outbreak of Corona virus (Covid-19). This has also been confirmed by Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj. According to the official notification, Himachal Pradesh Board of Education (Himachal Education Board) 10th and 12th board examinations are going on, which has been postponed till March 31. Himachal Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj said that, the examinations were to be held on Monday and March 27, which are now being postponed. Earlier, the main subjects examinations have already ended.
Actually, two cases of corona have been reported in Himachal so far. A 63-year-old woman from Shahpur recently returned from Dubai. At the same time, Lange's 32-year-old youth came from Singapore. The samples have been sent to Pune after the Tanda Medical College report. However, samples have so far been taken in Himachal to investigate 14 suspects. Of these, 9 reports are awaited, negative 2 are sample positive and 3 others are awaited.
- ANI (@ANI) March 21, 2020
The examinations and practicals have been postponed till 31 March. All evolutions and related activities are postponed until 31 March or until further notice and all teaching staff have been advised not to go to the educational institute until March 31 and stay indoors.
Let me tell you, the first case of getting infected with this virus was reported in Wuhan city of China. More than 170 countries of the world have been hit by the corona virus. More than two lakh 50 thousand people have been infected by it. The figure has crossed 280 in India, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday that a total of 283 cases of coronovirus have been reported so far in the country, out of which four people have died and 22 have been cured. Huh.