Schools in Haryana will remain closed till November 30, the state announced today, amid a spike in coronavirus cases across the country. Haryana has over 2 lakh confirmed coronavirus cases so far.
The state follows Maharashtra capital Mumbai, which also closed down schools today under the jurisdiction of the city’s civic body, till December 31 amid rising Covid-19 cases.
The strict measures come on a day the country crossed the grim milestone of 90 lakh coronavirus cases. The total deaths due to the deadly disease stands at 1,32,162.