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31 Lakh Students Attend Open-Air Classes: West Bengal

The West Bengal Government's open-air shikshalaya initiative was a hit, as more than 31 lakh students attended the classes. Started from February 7, the initiative was to conduct classes abiding by COVID-19 guidelines, helping pre primary students to attend physical classes without any safety issues. The open air classes were set up in 75,000 venues across the state, making it thrilling for students to be back for physical classes. 

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 06:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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