Trade Union Strike: Collectors announce closure of schools, colleges in Odisha
Bhubaneswar: Collectors of different district of Odisha on Tuesday announced closure of school and educational institutions in their respective districts tomorrow.
According to available reports, Collectors of Khurdha, Jagatsinghpur, Ganjam, Sambalpur, Sundergarh, Balangir, Kendrapara, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Bargarh, Boudh, Rayagada, Gajapati, Malkangiri, Balasore, Mayurbhanj, Dhenkanal, Puri, Kandhamal, Nuapada, Keonjhar and Cuttack districts have announced closure of schools, colleges, universities and anganwadi centres.
The Collectors’ announcement came following the directive of Secretary of School & Mass Education Department Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra this evening. Mohapatra had said that depending on the situation, the district collectors will decide either to have classes or keep them suspended in their respective districts in view of the two-day Bharat bandh by the Trade Union Strike.
Notably, the state government had ordered closure of the educational institutions across the state today.