Agra News : In view of the cold wave and fog in Agra, the Secondary Education Department has extended the holiday in schools from class nine to 12. Now these schools will also have a holiday till January 14. Schools up to class eight already have holidays till January 14.
DIOS Manoj Kumar told that this order is for private and government schools of all boards. However, the schools where practical examinations and pre-board examinations are being conducted will continue to run as usual. No changes have been made to them.
It is getting extremely cold due to icy winds. Due to this, the administration has declared a holiday till January 14 in all the schools up to class 12 on Tuesday. Apart from government, this order will be applicable in schools affiliated to all types of boards including CBSE, ICSE. School closure orders had already been issued till January 14 in various districts including Lucknow.
Let us inform that all the schools from nursery to class 8 have already been given holiday till January 14. Now orders have been issued to close all the schools of all the boards up to 12th standard. However, practical and pre-board exams will not be affected.