Severe Heat Wave pushes Odisha Govt. to declare 3 days leave for schools


The Odisha Government, responding to the prevailing heatwave conditions, has declared the closure of schools for a period of three days. The announcement, conveyed by the news agency PTI, specifies that schools, both public and private, will remain closed from April 18th to April 20th. Students and parents are advised to stay informed about updates on the reopening of schools by keeping in touch with respective school authorities. This decision encompasses all schools, whether government-operated, government-assisted, or private, and is prompted by the escalating temperatures and heatwave conditions in the state.