Schools, Colleges in Agra to Remain Closed for Two-Days Due to Janakpuri Mahotsav 2023


To commemorate the historical Shri Ram Baraat and Janakpuri Mahotsav 2023, all government and private schools in Agra have been directed to remain closed today, October 11, and tomorrow, October 12. The complete closure of all colleges and schools until class 12 has been ordered by Agra DM Bhanu Chandra Goswami. Schools have also received a formal directive instructing them that regular classes would resume on October 13 in this regard. This year’s Janakpuri Mahotsav will take place from October 11 to October 14.

Sanjay Place in Agra has been decked for Janakpuri this year, and today marks the arrival of Ram Baraat. Educational institutions have been closed to prevent congestion on the roads since a large number of people are anticipated to take part in the Shri Ram Baraat and Janakpuri Mahotsav.

The district administration’s directive applies to all Uttar Pradesh Board schools as well as CBSE, ICSE, and students enrolled in private boards of education. School administrators should be aware that strict measures will be taken against institutions that do not comply with the directive and continue to operate.

In the meantime, Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh has made significant progress by being the first district to make smart classrooms available to all of its government schools. A total of 2,546 government schools, including 2,483 basic department schools and 63 government inter-colleges, are spread out in the district, and all of them presently offer access to smart classrooms. 2,500 of Uttar Pradesh’s 15,000 smart schools are located within the Bareilly district, a noteworthy achievement for the Bareilly district.

In order to improve the teaching and learning process and promote dynamic and interesting classes, these smart classrooms make use of digital technology. Students in institutes with smart classrooms now benefit from a variety of multimedia materials, informative videos, and interactive presentations, allowing them to comprehend complicated subjects with effortlessly.