Kupwara, April 19: The Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM), Karnah, Dr. Bilal Mohiddin Bhat (IAS) today convened a meeting with Zonal Education Officer (ZEO) Tangdhar and ZEO Chamkote to review the progress of online education in the Sub Division amid COVID-19 crisis.
The meeting discussed various strategies of educating the children at home to contribute against academic loss due to lockdown.
The SDM directed the concerned to continue providing of online lectures to the students who have proper mobile and internet connectivity. He also directed them to frame offline assignments for the students who have poor or no internet connectivity at all especially in border areas of Tangdhar and chamkote education zones.The assignments have to be delivered at the doorsteps of these students.
Meanwhile, the SDM has informed that people coming in from outside the Sub Division Tangdar will be screened for any possible symptoms at Baghbella and shall be prescribed with administrative or home quarantine of 14 days which will be decided by the medical team. They will also be required to fill a self declaration form about the travel history and other relevant information.