Kozhikode: Collectors of Kannur and Kasaragod declared Tuesday a holiday for all educational institutions as heavy rains continued to better the districts.
Both Collectors took to their respective Facebook pages and said that the holiday was declared as rains continued to batter the district and a red alert was sounded.
The holiday will be applicable to all professional colleges, CBSE and ICSE schools and Anganwadis. However, university examinations will be held as per schedule, the Collectors informed.
In Malappuram, district Collector declared Tuesday a holiday for all educational institutions including professional colleges, Kendriya Vidyalayas, Madrasas and Anganwadis.
However, the holiday will not be applicable for examinations scheduled earlier, teachers and Anganwadi staff, the collector said.
Meanwhile in Kottayam, district Collector declared Tuesday a holiday for all educational institutions where relief camps were being operated. The only exception is St Joseph’s High School at Punnathara in Ayarkunnam village.