GB Nagar: All the schools across Noida and Greater Noida have been instructed by the administration to be closed till Tuesday, November 9, 2022 owing to the severe quality of air pollution these days in the district.
On Thursday, the air quality index in Gautam Buddh Nagar District reached to severe levels, causing an alarming situation. A layer of thick fog loomed over Noida and Greater Noida, making the air quality 'severe'. In an official order released on Thursday by Gautam Buddh Nagar's District Inspector of Schools (DIOS), closing of schools up to Class 8 has been instructed. In the order, it was also said that if possible, the schools should conduct online classes for the students from class 9 to 12 for the same dates.
In the order it is mentioned that outdoor activities like sports or meetings would stay completely banned in all schools for the period.