Rajasthan School Winter Holidays: Due to severe cold in Jaipur, Rajasthan, winter holidays in schools up to class 8 have been extended till January 13, 2024. Jaipur District Collector Prakash Rajpurohit has issued an order in this regard. In view of the possibility of cold wave increasing due to falling temperature in the coming days, the District Collector has issued orders for holidays. During this period, the timings of teachers and other conducted examinations will remain the same as before. 14th January is Sunday holiday. Makar Sankranti holiday has already been declared in Jaipur on 15th January. In such a situation, now all the schools of Jaipur (Rajasthan Jaipur School Closed) will open from 16 January 2024. Education Director Kanaram has issued an order authorizing the collectors of the respective districts to grant leave in view of the outbreak of winter. Winter vacation was declared in schools of the state from December 25 to January 5.
Sikar District Collector Saurabh Swami had issued orders for holidays for government and all private schools from December 25 to January 5. But amidst the continuous cold wave and shivering winter, the district administration has extended the holidays of government and non-government schools for children up to class VIII till January 13. The minimum temperature in Sikar has reached 1 degree. Fatehpur recorded 2.8 degrees Celsius. The timing of teachers and other examinations will remain the same.
After winter holidays, government and private schools will reopen in Bikaner from January 6. However, in view of the increasing severity of winter, there is a demand for extending the winter vacation of children in Bikaner district also. State Minister of Teachers Association Shekhawat Shravan Purohit has submitted a memorandum in this regard to the Director of Secondary Education.
In Jhalawar too, in view of the harshness of winter, relief has been given to children up to class 8th. The district administration has extended the winter holidays till January 8.
Sawai Madhopur district administration has said that in view of the high possibility of cold wave, there will be holiday till January 11 in all government/non-government schools of the district for classes 1 to 7.
District Collector Himanshu Gupta said that an order regarding holidays in schools will be issued on Friday. Schools are on winter vacation till Friday 5th January. In such a situation, a big update may come today.
Ajmer – In Ajmer, the Collector has extended the winter holidays of students up to class VIII till January 13.
possibility of light rain
According to the Meteorological Department, a new western disturbance will be active from January 7 and there is a possibility of light rain at some places in Udaipur and Kota. Light to moderate rain is possible in Jaipur, Ajmer, Kota, Bikaner, Bharatpur divisions on 8-9 January.
Cold is haunting the state day and night. Cold wind along with fog has increased the chill. The minimum and maximum temperatures are also falling drastically. The lowest minimum temperature of 0 degrees Celsius was recorded in Mount Abu on Thursday. In such a situation, extension of school holidays may be announced in many other districts.