Mangaluru: Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rajendra K. V. has declared a holiday for all educational institutions in the District on Wednesday July 7 due to heavy rains.
According to the DC’s order, a holiday has been declared for all private and public schools, colleges, Anganwadi and degree colleges.
The District has been hit by heavy rains with many water bodies swelling up. There has been non-stop rains in the region for past six days. The normal life has been inconvenienced with people residing close to the sea facing damage to their properties and people in the City finding it difficult to commute.
IMD has declared red alert in the District.