YD NEWS | Education | “IIT Delhi students chants”| 7:20 PM | One-minute read
Delhi: As a precautionary measure against Coronavirus, many states in India have taken closed the universities, colleges, cinema halls, and other public places.
On March 12, IIT (Indian Institute of Technology}, Delhi, was also closed due to the same reason and the examinations also got suspended till March 31.
For the students burdened with stress and examinations’ preparations, this was a moment of celebration rather than worrying about the Coronavirus outbreak.
After the announcement, a video of students went viral where the “IIT Delhi students chants”, “Jai Corona” after the cancellation of exams amid Coronavirus outbreak
Have a look at this video:
“IIT Delhi students chants”, “Jai Corona” after the cancellation of exams amid Coronavirus outbreak and twitter users are quick to react:
While sharing the video, a twitter user wrote, “Maut se darr nahi lagta, exam se lagta hai. Students chanting #JaiCorona because exams got canceled.”
Another user wrote, “Happy for IIT Delhi Boys… I could never get the privilege of exams canceled how much I prayed Rain God in Mumbai…”
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On Thursday, IIT Director V. Ramgopal Rao tweeted, “In view of COVID situation, IIT Delhi has decided to cancel all classes, examinations and public gatherings with immediate effect on campus until March 31. Please inform all concerned.”
In India, the number of positive Coronavirus cases has reached more than 100.