Telangana CM KCR Directs Summer Holidays Of Schools To Start From TodayApril 19, 2017 18:37
The Telangana Chief Minister, Mr. K. Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), has directed that the summer holidays of schools should start from today.
KCR declared in view of the heavy heat in many parts of the State, five days ahead of schedule. The CM felt it was not advisable to send the children to school in this hot weather. KCR asked the Education Department, to ensure that, summer holidays are declared for Government as well as private schools from today.
As per the weather reports, Hyderabad and several other parts of the state are reeling under heat wave, with mercury rising above 40 degrees Celsius in some places. Yesterday, the Telangana State (Mahabubnagar) recorded the highest temperature of 44.5 degrees Celsius. The maximum temperature is likely to be above normal by two to four degrees at many places, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD).