Bihar govt to introduce ‘no-bag day’, compulsory games period in schools

The Bihar government is set to introduce a ‘no-bag day’ rule in schools and a mandatory games period at least once a week to reduce the burden on students.

The weekly ”no-bag day” will have task-based practical classes.’At least once a week, students will come to schools only with their lunch boxes. They do not need to carry books. The day will be devoted to practical and experiential learning,.

The objective of such a policy is to engage students in various activities which can positively impact their learning.