Deputy Chief Minister CN Ashwath Narayan announced that both private and public institutions across Karnataka will be set to reopen from Monday. “All higher education institutions, including under-graduate and post-graduate, engineering and polytechnic colleges across the state will reopen on Monday to resume classes as per the guidelines to ensure Covid appropriate behaviour,” Narayan said in a statement here. A committee of health experts consulted on the decision, and ruled that students who have taken at least one dose of the vaccine will be allowed back on campus.