Assam Govt Revises Academic Calendar of Schools
GUWAHATI: The Assam government has decided to extend the current academic session upto 31st March 2021.
The new academic calendar of each class shall be decided by the concerned academic authorities after proper consultation keeping in view the local climate and other factors.
Taking to his Twitter handle, Assam State Education Minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma wrote, "Due to Covid -19 pandemic educational Institutions are closed from 15th March. In order to compensate the loss of academic days, after due consultation with stake holders, Cabinet has decided to revise the Academic session of schools from 1st April to 31st March."
Currently, the academic session in Assam starts from January and ends in December.