School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad announced the 14 days of diwali holiday to the students from the Classes 1 to 12.
The School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad announced on September 24 that the same school will reopen from 04 October 2021.
See the tweet here:
The schools in Maharashtra will reopen from October 4th. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has approved this, the task force and health department have also approved the decision of reopening schools in the state: Varsha Gaikwad, Maharashtra Minister for School Education pic.twitter.com/HD9GVigOnH
— ANI (@ANI) September 24, 2021
The Minister also said that the Classes from 5 to 12 in rural areas, and Classes 8 to 12 in urban areas.
So, on the occasion of the Diwali festival, the School Minister had taken some decision regarding to the school diwali holiday.
Diwali holiday has been declared for all pre-primary to higher secondary schools affiliated to Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.
School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad has announced a total of 14 days off from October 28 to November 10.
Varsha Gaikwad has also clarified that online teaching started by schools will also be closed during this period. She also wished students, parents and teachers a Happy Diwali.
Varsha Gaikwad has announced the Diwali holiday also on Twitter.
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महाराष्ट्र राज्य माध्यमिक आणि उच्च माध्यमिक शिक्षण मंडळाशी संलग्न पूर्व प्राथमिक ते उच्च माध्यमिक अशा सर्व शाळांना २८ ऑक्टोबर ते १० नोव्हेंबर २०२१ दरम्यान दिवाळी सणाची सुट्टी असेल.या कालावधीत शाळांकडून सुरू असलेले ऑनलाइन अध्यापनही बंद राहील. सर्वांना दिवाळीच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा! pic.twitter.com/KaAMvHDadk
— Prof. Varsha Eknath Gaikwad (@VarshaEGaikwad) October 27, 2021
Schools in rural and urban areas of the state have started offline format from October 4, 2021 in the wake of the corona outbreak.
Holidays are being declared for schools of class I to XII in the Maharashtra state for various religious festivals.
Accordingly, in the academic year 2021-22, in connection with Diwali, schools in the state are being declared holidays from 28 October 2021 to 10 November 2021.
During this period, the online and offline teaching activities conducted by the schools will also be closed, said the School Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad.