India, March 25 -- The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in its latest instructions to the teachers has asked them to make the period of quarantine productive. Most of the teachers are already either on break or working from home as 21 days nationwide lockdown was announced by the government of India on Tuesday evening amid the rising cases of Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in the country.

Giving specific instructions, CBSE has asked teachers to make the curriculum for the next year along with the planning of student and teacher enrichment activities.

In a letter to the stakeholders, CBSE Director of Academics, Joseph Emmanuel said, "The Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), ...