Lucknow DM has ordered the closures of the schools and institutions falling in the district while Gautam Budh Nagar DM has kept the schools open in the area.
All schools in Uttar Pradesh’s Bareilly and Firozabad will remain closed on December 23 and 24 due to prevailing cold wave conditions in the region.
“All schools in Bareilly and Firozabad will remain closed on December 23 and 24 due to cold wave conditions,” read an official notification.
Meanwhile, the Aligarh district administration announced that schools in the city will remain closed on December 23.
Not all the UP Districts have closed their schools.
Dear Residents of Gautambuddhanagar. I have come to know that a fake order for closure of schools tomorrow has been… https://t.co/0gFr38gw9F
— DM G.B. Nagar (@dmgbnagar) 1577029941000
District Magistrate Gautam Budha Nagar clarified the confusion over the closure of the school in the area by twitting “Dear Residents of Gautam Buddha Nagar. I have come to know that a fake order for closure of schools tomorrow has been circulated under my signature. No such order issued. Criminal case for fraud and panic in public is being lodged. DM.”
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted cold day conditions very likely in isolated pockets over Uttar Pradesh on the said dates.
“Dense to very dense in some pockets very likely over West Uttar Pradesh and in isolated pockets over East Uttar Pradesh,” the weather agency said.