Noida schools to remain shut for classes 1-8 on Friday due to rains

As heavy rains lashed Uttar Pradesh and the national capital region (NCR), all schools will remain shut till Class 8. 

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School students take shelter under trees during monsoon rain.
School students take shelter under trees during monsoon rain. (PTI Photo/for Representation)

All government and private schools till Class 8 across Noida and Greater Noida will shut on Friday due to rains.

District Magistrate Suhas L Yathraj issued the order on Thursday to shut the schools. District School Inspector Dharamveer Singh said, "On September 23, all schools from class 1 to 8 in the district would remain closed.”

This comes after heavy rain lashed parts of Uttar Pradesh and the national capital region (NCR), including Gautam Buddh Nagar, over the past two days.

GURUGRAM SCHOOLS SHUT

Waterlogged streets and heavy traffic jam were seen across Delhi-NCR as heavy rains lashed the city for the second consecutive day. The withdrawal of south-west monsoon has bought heavy rainfall in the region.

The Gurugram administration has ordered all corporate offices to work from home on Friday amid heavy rain. All private educational institutions are also advised to close schools and colleges.

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