Bengaluru: Responding to the suggestion of the committee led by Dr. Deviprasad Shetty to open schools and colleges in phases, Health and Medical Education Minister Dr. K. Sudhakar on Tuesday clarified that the government is not in a hurry to commence the schools and colleges.
Speaking to the media persons he explained that commencing schools is a very sensitive matter and a decision regarding this should be arrived at only after enough contemplation.
“We are discussing the Committee’s recommendations. We will arrive at a decision only after discussing every angle. The government is also having a lot of concern and focus on the health of children,” he explained.
Further, he also said that the Dr. Deviprasad Shetty committee will also submit a report on how to control 3rd wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic and precautionary measures that have to be taken.