Shocking! 1100 govt schools in UP's Meerut district have no electricity in 44 deg C - Watch

At a time when the entire nation is reeling under extreme hot weather condition, around 1100 government schools in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district are out of electricity.

Last Updated: Apr 23, 2016, 00:59 AM IST
Shocking! 1100 govt schools in UP's Meerut district have no electricity in 44 deg C - Watch

Lucknow: At a time when the entire nation is reeling under extreme hot weather condition, around 1100 government schools in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district are out of electricity.

According to a Zee Media report, children are forced to study in their class-rooms without fan or a cooler. Even one of the teachers said that students bring water bottles from their home and there is no place to re-fill them.

Notably, with each passing day, the mercury is soaring in many parts of Uttar Pradesh with Lucknow posting 42.6 degrees celsius, Allahabad scorching at 45.2 degrees celsius, where as 44 degrees was recently recorded in Meerut.

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