Bhubaneswar, 25/4: All schools in the state will be closed from tomorrow. The Department of Public Instruction has ordered the closure of all public and private schools. All schools in the state have been closed for five days from tomorrow until the 30th. The state government has made the announcement in the wake of the growing heat wave in the state. It has been decided to close the school for five days in view of the safety of the children. This was reported by the Department of Schools and Public Education.
No changes were made to the schedule during the matriculation and +2 exams during this time. The Department of Mass Education has announced that the exams will continue as scheduled.