Sharma also said if parents are not able to pay three months advance fees, they should be given an option to pay monthly and should not be forced to pay in one instalment itself.
Uttar Pradesh reported 2,600 new COVID-19 cases and nine fatalities on Thursday, pushing the state's infection tally to 6,19,783 and the death toll to 8,820, according to a health department bulletin.
Active Covid cases doubled in the state during the last six days with 55% of the cases surfacing in nine districts led by state capital Lucknow.
Anil Chaudhry was arrested from Bajheri village under the Nai Mandi Police Station area on Monday, the police said.
The Rawat Pathshala in Gorakhpur welcomed students with arti and tika. Some students, however, were seen without face masks.
The police found another country-made pistol in his bag.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday attacked his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath saying he was scared of showing transparency in the state’s schools.