The summer vacations in Odisha schools are going to begin from May 5, 2021 to May 31, 2021.
The Higher Education Department released an order recently, which said that no online classes or exams will be conducted during this period of summer vacation.
Odisha school summer vacation: Official notice
The official order says, “All educational institutions coming under the administrative control of the Department shall have summer vacation from May 5 to May 31.”
“Standard vacation arrangements should be put in place for the functioning of the institutions during the vacation, including Covid-19 related lockdown or shutdown period falling within the summer vacation,” it added.
However, pre-scheduled viva-voce or interview of PhD and other research scholars will be conducted on the scheduled dates, the order said.
The 14-day statewide lockdown will be started today, May 5, 2021.