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All educational institutions in Bengal to remain closed next week due to severe heat
16/04/2023 07:56 PM | Click to read full article
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced, "All educational institutions, including schools, colleges and universities will remain closed from Monday till Saturday next week, keeping in mind the severe heatwave conditions. I urge the private educational institutions to do the same during this period.” She added, "I will also request people to avoid coming out in the sun from 12 pm to 4 pm." The government earlier preponed the summer vacation by three weeks to May 2.