Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has decided to conduct online classes for Plus Two students on YouTube amid closure of higher secondary schools due to the COVID-19 situation.
The classes will be shot and webcasted from seven higher secondary schools– BJB Higher Secondary School, Bhubaneswar; Rama Devi Women’s Higher Secondary School, Bhubaneswar; Ravenshaw Higher Secondary School, Cuttack; SCS Higher Secondary School, Puri; Khallikote Higher Secondary School; MPC Higher Secondary School, Baripada and FM Higher Secondary School, Balasore.
As per the decision, classes of XII will be conducted in the first phase. The principals of the seven higher secondary schools have been directed to select a room of average size with proper lighting, AC and sufficient electric fittings for plugs.
The principals have been permitted to spend Rs 50,000 from the HSS development funds with proper approval of an in-house committee to procure AC and electric fittings.