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After more than 600 days shut out, Delhi’s students just want to go back to school

Dharini Mathur's son had just turned 4 when he started pre-school online. More than 600 days later, he still sits behind his computer screen, attempting to learn virtually -- while making zero contact with his classmates and teachers. He is one of more than 4 million children in India's capital, Delhi, forced out of the classroom because of the coronavirus pandemic. The ongoing mass closure, according to Mathur, is severely affecting their ability to learn. "Our little children have been out of school, no peer…