Schools will remain closed in Goa and certain districts of Karnataka and Kerala due to the heavy rains.
“Schools in Goa and Selected Districts of Karnataka and Kerala to Remain Closed Amidst Heavy Rainfall” By India Today Education Desk: As torrential downpours persist across different regions of the country, educational institutions including schools and colleges in multiple states have been compelled to suspend operations. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued alerts regarding heavy rainfall, leading authorities to implement precautionary measures in order to safeguard the well-being of students and faculty members.
Schools and Colleges in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada Districts of Karnataka Shut in Light of IMD’s Orange Alert” Following the orange alert issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), educational institutions comprising anganwadi centers, primary and high schools, undergraduate colleges, as well as government-aided and private schools in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada districts of Karnataka, will remain closed. Authorities have cautioned parents to ensure the safety of their children by keeping them away from flood-prone areas and locations with elevated water levels.
“Goa Declares School Holiday for Classes 1 to 12 as IMD Issues Orange Alert” In light of the prevailing weather conditions and an orange alert issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), schools in Goa for students from Classes 1 to 12 will remain closed. The alert warns of the likelihood of moderate to heavy rainfall and the potential for floods in the state. However, scheduled examinations will continue as planned, as stated by Shailesh Sinai Zingade, the Director of Education.
“Schools, Colleges, and Universities in Selected Districts of Kerala Shut Down; Exams to Proceed” The Kerala government has taken the decision to close schools, colleges, and universities in Kasaragod, Palakkad, Thrissur, and Kottayam districts due to prevailing weather conditions. However, public service examinations will proceed as per the original schedule. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert for six districts in Kerala, namely Idukki, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur, and Kasaragod.
“Authorities Stress Vigilance and Safety Measures in Response to Challenging Weather Conditions” Authorities have issued a strong advisory to parents, urging them to exercise caution and prevent children from venturing into low-lying areas, rivers, lakes, and seashores. Fishermen have also received explicit instructions to refrain from venturing out to sea. District-level officials remain on high alert, prepared to swiftly initiate any required rescue and relief operations while promptly addressing public complaints. In addition, both tourists and the general public have been advised to steer clear of riverbanks and seashores. With an orange alert predicting heavy rainfall ranging from 6 cm to 20 cm, utmost vigilance is crucial. The alerts issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) serve to inform and safeguard the public, ensuring that essential precautions are taken during these challenging weather conditions
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