Bhubaneswar: Colleges across Odisha might reopen in January 2021, Higher Education Secretary, Saswat Mishara said on Thursday.
“We hope students will attend the classes. The undergraduate and postgraduate semester exams are likely to be postponed. The fail percentage will increase if exams are held on the basis of online classes,” the secretary added.
However, a final decision in this regard will be taken by the Odisha government after reviewing all aspects including the COVID-19 pandemic situation in the State, added the Higher Education Secretary.