Most Schools in Dima Hasao will be opened from tomorrow, testing of teachers yet to complete

Haflong, September 21, 2020 : As per the direction of the Government, schools should opens today. However, in Dima Hasao district sanitization of schools and testing of COVID-19 among teachers not yet completed. As such, some schools are to open tomorrow only.
To enquire about the opening of schools, this Reporter visited Government Boys’ and Girls’ Higher Secondary Schools of Haflong today.
Talking to this reporter. the Principal of Government Boys’ Higher Secondary School, Haflong Mr. Swapon Barman said that they could not yet open the school today. They are sanitizing the school today since it was used as Quarantine Centre. They will open the school tomorrow, 22nd September 2020.
Whereas, the Principal of Government Girls’ Higher Secondary School, Haflong Samir Majumdar stated that the testing of their 39 (thirty nine) Teachers are still going on. They would be able to open when the testing of teachers is completed and hope to open soon.
Both the Principals, when asked stated that the schools will follow COVID-19 protocol strictly. The teachers and students must maintain Social distancing norms, 4 (four) metres distance, must wear Mask, sanitize the school and used hand sanitizer, etc.. Besides, the students must bring ‘No Objection Certificate’ from parents as required by the government.