School reopening: Will the third wave be gone by 19 July? Education stakeholders do not think so

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School children at Tumang Primary School during adjusted lockdown Level 4.
School children at Tumang Primary School during adjusted lockdown Level 4.
(Photo by Gallo Images/Papi Morake)

In less than two weeks, schools are expected to reopen after closing a week earlier due to the surge of Covid-19 infections amid the third wave.

But will the surge have dropped in two weeks' time? 

According to teacher unions, this was not likely to happen based on daily statistics on the virus.

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