The Education minister of State has dismissed the fact that reopening of schools on june 8 is not true and did not emanate from them. He stated that until they are sure students can go to school, return safely and be free of covid 19, no date will be announced. He stated that reopening school will put the children at high risk . He also stated that in conjuction with the WHO and the NCDC, they are working in guidelines to ensure that everything will be fine and the environment declared safe before schools can be reopened.