Online process for school admissions to start from Monday : H.P

Shimla:  The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to start the online process for admissions in the schools from Monday onward, said education minister Suresh Bhardwaj during the “Siksha Pe Charcha” programme held live on his Facebook page. The schools in Himachal are closed indefinitely due to the coronavirus crisis. Bhardwaj said that the parents, who don’t have the facility to fill online forms, may visit the schools for the purpose. He said that the government has already promoted the students of Class 1 to 8 into the next classes without declaring the results. The education minister said that only the school principal, headmaster, or non-teaching staff will be deputed in the schools for the offline admission process. Results of Class 10 and 12 to be declared in June .Bhardwaj said that the results of Class 10 and 12 may be declared in the first week of June. “The remaining two exams of computer science and geography of Class 12 will be held after the lockdown is lifted,” he said. Evaluation process is underway and efforts are being made that the results are declared in the first week of June,” he added.