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Heavy rains: schools to remain shut in Kerala
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Heavy rains: schools to remain shut in Kerala

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Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 9 : As heavy rains continued to pound in Kerala, a holiday has been announced for all the educational institutions in the State on Friday.

All the educational institutions including professional colleges and madrassas will not function in the State, an official press release said here on Friday morning.However, the holiday is not applicable to University exams and other board exams announced earlier, it added.

Several roads and low lying areas were inundated in the floods. Vehicle movements have been disrupted following the uprooting of trees in many places. (UNI)