COVID-19: Won’t open schools in Delhi till fully convinced, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, said that the government will not open schools unless it is “fully convinced” about the improved COVID-19 situation in Delhi.

Delivering his Independence Day speech at Delhi Secretariat, Kejriwal said the COVID-19 situation in the national capital is under control as compared to what it was two months back. He also thanked all stakeholders, including the central government, corona warriors, and different organizations.

The CM said the safety and the health of children are very crucial to the Delhi government. “I meet people and get pieces of advice from them asking not to open schools. I want to assure them that we care about their kids as much as they do,” Kejriwal added.

Kejriwal added Delhi “gave the model” of home isolation and plasma therapy concept to the country in the fight against the COVID-19.