Due to heating weather school timings change in Punjab

May 18, 2017 07:32 AM

Chandigarh : Due to increase in temprature in climate all are very disturbed. It affects also on school going children.  In view of Sukesh Kalia, chairman of the Protection of Child Rights Commission, has issued instructions to the Ministry of Social Security and Women and Child Welfare, on Tuesday, that the timings of the schools have been changed in the wake of extreme heat.

In a letter to the ministry and department in this regard, he said that a child died due to heat outside a school in Jalandhar yesterday. The Meteorological Department has already warned that Punjab will suffer a severe heat for several days this year.

Heat will also continue to grow. Keeping this in mind, the commission has issued an order that either school should be opened early in the morning or announce early summer holidays to the children.

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