Winter Vacations 2023: Schools in the Patna district are closed until January 7. In light of the severe cold and cold wave, District Magistrate Dr. Chandrashekhar Singh has issued an order closing all government and private schools in the district up to class X. However, academic activities related to the matriculation board examination can be continued from 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. during this time.
The District Magistrate had ordered the closure of all educational activities from Nursery to Class VIII on Sunday, but due to the extreme cold, he issued a new order closing schools up to Class X on Monday. In this regard, he has directed the District Education Officer and all sub-divisional officers to conduct surprise inspections of private and government schools in their respective districts to ensure that the order is followed.