Thiruvananthapuram: In the wake of the heavy rain, the state announced holiday for all educational institutions including professional colleges and anganwadis in Kottayam, Alappuzha, Idukki, Pathanamthitta and Thrissur districts.
In Idukki and Pathanamthitta districts, there is no change for the exams and interviews that are scheduled earlier. In Thrissur district, the holiday is not applicable to the residential schools.
All educational institutions including professional colleges in Kothamangalam and Muvattupuzha taluks have declared holiday today. The MG University has postponed exams and the revised date will be announced later.
Educational institutions in Chalakudy taluk and Vellarikundu taluk in Kasaragod also declared holiday today.
Meanwhile, the state expected to receive heavy rainfall today and announced Orange alert in 12 districts and Yellow alert in two districts.