Online meetings could be arranged instead of in-presence meetings, the committee said.

It also recommended strengthening screening, quarantine and isolation at all entry points of the country. They also stressed on vaccinate all the students as soon as possible.

It said use of face masks and maintaining social distance should be made mandatory.

There should be better treatment arrangements at hospitals in case of Covid-19 emergence, reads the press release.

In case of emergency, the NTAC also recommended taking legal measures such as mobile courts to implement the guidelines.