As the coronavirus is spreading thick and fast with the cases in India rising to 28 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has also taken an action. Since CBSE is conducting board exams it has allowed students to wear masks and carry sanitizer to the exam hall.
As per the World Health Organization’s (WHO) guidelines one must wear a mask to avoid getting affected. Further, since the virus spreads through contact with contaminated things washing hands properly is also recommended. As the chances of spread are high in public gatherings like the exam hall CBSE has taken the step.
Since children and the elderly are easy victims for the virus this category has to take extra care. Countries like Italy where the virus is building pace have even shut down all schools and universities. So, far the global death toll due to the virus stands over 3,000.