Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru/Udupi
Mangaluru/Udupi, Jul 6: As a red alert is issued by the India Meteorological Department for the district, Dakshina Kannada (DK) deputy commissioner (DC) Dr K V Rajendra and Udupi DC Kurma Rao M declared a holiday on Thursday July 7 for all the educational institutions.
It may be recalled, a holiday was declared on July 5 and 6 also as heavy rains lashed the twin districts. All the private and government schools, colleges and degree colleges will remain close on July 7.
Udupi DC also declared a holiday for all schools and colleges on July 7 due to heavy rainfall which is expected to hit the district.
An orange alert is also issued by the meteorological department on July 8 and 9 in the twin districts.