PRAYAGRAJ, March 27 -- At a time when lockdown across country to check spread of Sars-Cov-2 has been put into effect, online classes and prerecorded lectures sent on WhatsApp by class teachers of some schools in Sangam city have come as a major relief for students to make up for the time loss due to the crisis.

The schools, though presently few in number, including St Mary's Convent School, Ganga Gurukulam School, Maharishi Patanjali Vidya Mandir (MPVM), have opted for the hitech mode of teaching receiving positive response from students.

As per the principal of Ganga Gurukulam School Alpona Dey, the lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak had prompted the school to think of a way out.

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