Ayodhya Adjusts School Timings Amidst Severe Cold Weather: Precautions for Students
Amidst the prevailing severe cold weather in Ayodhya, District Magistrate Nitish Kumar has taken measures to address the challenging conditions for students. The school timings in Ayodhya have been adjusted, extending them from 10 am to 3 pm until February 3. This decision applies to all classes up to 12 across various boards in Ayodhya.
Weather Conditions Prompt Timetable Adjustments
The adjustment in school timings comes in response to the ongoing cold weather and dense fog experienced not only in Ayodhya but also in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, and Bihar. The decision aims to ensure the well-being of students by minimizing exposure to the harsh weather conditions during their commute to and from school.
Directives for Student Safety
District Magistrate Nitish Kumar has issued directives to make necessary arrangements ensuring the protection of students from the cold during the adjusted school hours. As temperatures drop and fog persists, these precautions aim to create a safer environment for students attending classes during this period.
IMD Reports “Very Dense” Fog Conditions
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) reported “very dense” fog conditions over Uttar Pradesh, including Ayodhya, at 5.30 am on Sunday. The severity of the fog and cold weather prompted local authorities to take proactive measures to safeguard the well-being of students and the broader community.
IMD’s Weather Forecast for Ayodhya
Looking ahead, the IMD’s forecast for the next six days in Ayodhya indicates fluctuating temperatures. While Tuesday is expected to have a minimum temperature of 8 degrees Celsius with ‘shallow fog’ and a maximum of 19 degrees Celsius, Wednesday and Thursday may see a minimum of 9 degrees Celsius with shallow fog and a maximum of 20 degrees Celsius.
Future Weather Conditions and Precautions
As Ayodhya anticipates minimum temperatures of 10 degrees Celsius on Friday and Saturday, with possible fog or mist, the maximum temperature is expected to reach 21 degrees Celsius on both days. Residents are advised to stay updated on further weather developments and adhere to safety precautions, especially during the adjusted school timings.
Conclusion: Prioritizing Student Safety in Challenging Weather
The decision to adjust school timings underscores the district administration’s commitment to prioritizing student safety amidst challenging weather conditions. As Ayodhya navigates the impact of severe cold and fog, these measures aim to strike a balance between education continuity and the well-being of students.