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All educational institutes in Himachal to remain closed till January 26 amid Omicron surge. Check details

The state government's order however said that all nursing colleges and medical colleges will remain open.

India TV Education Desk Edited by: India TV Education Desk Shimla Updated on: January 08, 2022 23:23 IST
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School students attend classes by wearing safety mask amid rising cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19 across the country.

 

Highlights

  • All educational institutes will remain closed in Himachal Pradesh till Jan 26 as Covid cases rise.
  • The state government's order said that all nursing colleges and medical colleges will remain open.
  • Himachal Pradesh on Saturday recorded 728 fresh COVID-19 cases.

The Himachal Pradesh government on Saturday announced that all educational institutions will remain closed in the till January 26 in view of the rising cases of Covid-19 in the country. 

The state government's order said that all nursing colleges and medical colleges will remain open. 

Read full order here:

Himachal Pradesh on Saturday recorded 728 fresh COVID-19 cases, its biggest single-day jump in infections in the last several months, pushing the state's virus tally to 2,31,587, a health official said.

The death toll from the pandemic remained unchanged at 3,864 as no new fatality linked to the disease was reported on Saturday.

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