Taking to Twitter, the Bihar chief minister said, “The status of Covid-19 was reviewed. In view of the improvement in the situation of corona infection, all shops, establishments, shopping malls, parks, gardens and religious places will be able to open normally.” He said that with the permission of the district administration and with all the required precautions all types of social, political, entertainment, sports, cultural and religious events can be organised.
In Gujarat, the state government announced that schools for classes 6 to 8 will reopen from September 2 with 50% capacity.
The Rajasthan education department has issued standard operating procedure under which schools shall run in two shifts. Schools in Rajasthan are reopening from September 1 for classes IX to XII. A senior official confirmed that this shift system will help in following social distancing norms to the fullest.