Forward of recommencement of bodily classroom instructing in government-run colleges, Odisha authorities on Wednesday introduced reopening of hostels for college students of Class 10 and Class 12 within the State for the 2021-22 tutorial session.
The colleges, each authorities and personal, are scheduled to reopen on 26 July after the establishments had been shut amid a raging pandemic about three months again.
“Hostels of colleges communing underneath the management of Faculty & Mass Training division, Scheduled Tribes & Scheduled Caste Growth, Minorities and Backward Lessons Welfare division, Social Safety and Empowerment of Individuals with Disabilities division, personal colleges and privately managed English Medium Faculties can be reopen from July 26”, said S&ME Further Secretary Pratap Kumar Mishra in an official letter.
The division additionally issued a Customary Working Process (SOP) for the opening of hostels asking the hostel authorities to have an isolation room for emergency use.
There must be an Isolation room out there contained in the Hostel and if some residents fall seeks, he/she must be remoted instantly and correct care must be taken for his/her remedy, the SOP stated whereas ordering the hostel authorities to stick to COVID-19 protocol in true letter and spirit.
The Head of the Institute/hostel ought to be sure that college students are stored at acceptable distance and staggered method, the SOP said amongst different must-abide pointers.