Schools to remain closed for grades 1 through 8 for two additional weeks

Male’ City Schools will remain closed from LKG upto the 8th grade for two additional weeks.

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has warned that the COVID-19 situation in capital Male’ is very grave. The country is currently experiencing its worst situation since the beginning of the pandemic, HPA has said.

The Education Ministry said classes will be held online from LKG upto the 8th grade for the next two weeks. The decision was made after discussion with HPA, said the ministry.

The government had already closed schools upto grade 6 earlier on February 13th.