The number of COVID cases in India are on a rapid rise. Amid the rise in cases due to the ongoing global Coronavirus pandemic, the schools have partially reopened in the states of Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Jammu & Kashmir, Haryana, and Karnataka. Only students from class 9 to 12 are allowed to enter the school premises on a voluntary basis. The students can come to attend schools if they any doubts related to their studies with due permission from their parents. Parents have a lot of things to consider - ranging from their needs around work and the benefits of in-school learning to their family’s health and safety. Is it safe to reopen schools at this point? Times Now gets you ground report from outside a school in Bhopal.