Myanmar: Junta uses COVID-19 as excuse to re-close schools

Source: Times of India [India]

“Myanmar will temporarily close all schools of basic education once again, due to the recent detection of highly infectious Covid-19 virus variants in the Asian country, according to a release from the Ministry of Health and Sports late Thursday. The closure of basic education schools including private schools and Buddhist monastic schools, after a reopening last month, was set to start from Friday and last through July 23.” (07/09/21)