Bengaluru Bandh on September 26, Schools & Colleges Likely To Remain Closed
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Bengaluru will witness a city-wide bandh on September 26, 2023 due to the protest against the release of 5,000 cusecs of Cauvery River water to neighboring Tamil Nadu. Schools and colleges may be affected and likely remain closed however students are advised to wait for the official announcement.
As per PTI report, due to the protest against the release of the Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu from dams in Karnataka, pro-Kannada organizations have announced for a 'Bengaluru Bandh'
The organizations have even appealed to schools, colleges and shopkeepers, owners of various commercial companies, transporters etc. to support their call for statewide shutdown
Schools and colleges may be affected due to the shutdown. As of now, there is no official confirmation of school or college holiday.
Students and parents are advised to keep in touch with their respective school departments and teachers for any news on school closure and wait for official announcement only
Bengaluru witnessed a bandh on September 11, 2023. It was estimated that around 10 lakh private vehicles including autos, taxis, maxi cabs, goods vehicles and corporate buses would not be functioning as the Federation of the Karnataka State Private Transport Associations has called for 'Bangalore Bandh'During the September 11 bandh, certain schools had announced holiday.
Students must note that school holiday for September 26 is not yet confirmed and should wait for official notice
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