Pre-university schools and colleges are closed for today. Heavy rain is also expected to continue in Bangalore district today. Despite declared school holidays due to heavy rains, many schools were already closed due to Ganesh Chaturthi 2022.
The Chief Minister addressed the problems of the people and promised to work to bring relief to them. The authorities have also received instructions to immediately begin the repair works of Lake Bakshi.
Alongside Chief Minister, Minister of Revenue R.Ashok, Minister of Higher Education and District in charge, Dr. CNAshwath Narayana, Former CM and Channapatna MLA HDKumaraswamy and Ramanagar MLA Anitha Kumaraswamy were also present along with him to assess the situation caused by the floods.
India’s meteorological department, IMD, has predicted heavy rains for southern peninsular India, Bihar, sub-Himalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and northeastern India over the next five days.