Bhubaneswar: In view of the intense heat wave conditions, the State Government today declared early summer vacations. Schools will be remained closed from Wednesday till May 2.
A notification to this effect was issued by the School and Mass Education Department today.
The Government had earlier announced summer vacation from May 4.
In the wake of rising temperature, morning classes in schools were started from April 2. Morning classes in all schools were rescheduled between 6:30 am and 10:30 am.
The Government had earlier asked the school heads to make provision of drinking water in their respective institutes where the tube wells are not available. In summer, schools should make physical training optional for students.