COVID-19: Educational institutions will be closed till Apr 30 in state, says Meghalaya Deputy CM

While addressing a press conference in Shillong, the Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Prestone Tynsong spoke on COVID-19 pandemic. He said, "The schools and educational institutions will be closed till April 30 and it will be reviewed further depending upon the prevailed situation." "The state government will extend financial assistance to all wage earners, daily labourers and petty traders who are out of work during the COVID-19 lockdown, under Chief Minister's relief against wage loss scheme for daily wage earners at rate of Rs 700 per week," Meghalaya Deputy CM added.