Delhi Govt considering closing schools due to cold conditions

Delhi government is considering closing schools in the capital in the wake of intense cold wave sweeping the city

New Delhi: Delhi government is considering
closing schools in the capital in the wake of intense cold
wave sweeping the city.

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said her government is
considering closing at least the primary schools to give
relief to children.

"We are considering it. We will discuss the issue in
today`s Cabinet meeting which will take a final decision on
it," she said.

The capital has been experiencing a cold spell for the
last few days with the minimum temperature hovering around
five to nine degree Celsius.

PTI