Kolkata, July 1 -- The West Bengal government is planning to introduce lessons on Covid-19 in school syllabus from 2021. Discussions have already started in this regard, a senior official familiar with the matter said. "Soon after the state education minister asked us, a week ago, to think about it, we have started discussions as to how we can introduce lessons on Covid-19 in school syllabus," said Aveek Majumder, chairperson of the Expert Committee of School Education.

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