Bhajani, June 11 (RSS): The community and institutional schools in Tikapur municipality of Kailali district are closing for four days due to the sweltering temperature.
It is said the schools are closing for four days after it became difficult to run classes owing to the excessive heat.
Tikapur municipality took the decision to close the schools within the municipality from June 12 to 15 following consultations with school administration, school principals and the bodies concerned.
Mayor Tapendra Rawal said, "We have decided to close the schools for four days as it became difficult for the students to study in classes due to the excessive heat. This decision has been taken in consultation with the stakeholders."
There are 72 schools in the municipality. Life has been hit in Tikapur due to the scorching heat.