Instead of mid-day meals, the Bihar Education Department mentioned it is going to present ration to folks of youngsters and at this time instructed senior district training officers to offer ration to college students of Class 1 to Class 8 beneath the scheme for April, May, and June.
According to the notification issued by the Education division, the ration can be supplied to the mother and father of the scholars, whereas principals of all state authorities faculties and government-funded faculties will distribute it.
An entire lockdown was imposed in Bihar on May 5 after the state witnessed a surge in Covid infections. But with a dip in coronavirus circumstances within the state, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on June 15 introduced additional relaxations in restrictions throughout the state beginning June 16.
As a part of the gradual unlock course of within the state, authorities and personal workplaces have been allowed to perform in full power until 5 PM, whereas outlets have been allowed to stay open until 6 PM. However, an evening curfew continues to be in place from 8 pm to five am.
According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, there are 3,396 energetic circumstances within the state whereas 7,064,61 individuals have recovered from the illness. The dying rely has reached 9,543 within the state.