Indian govt releases guidelines for e-learning against background of Covid shutdown

New Delhi, July 17 2020: The Union Human Resources Development  Ministry has  released  detailed guidelines for  conducting online  digital education in India, under the name: Pragyata.
The guidelines recommend a cap on duration and number of online sessions in a day for students from Class I to XII.. important in the wake of recent controversies about how educational establishments, public and private have been trying to work around the prolonged  Covid-19 related lockdowns in India.
States like Karnataka  have seen local government, ban online classes for very small children.. as well much confusion about the conduct of examinations online.

Fuller details of the guidelines are available in the e-learning section  of this website