Bargarh: The district authorities on Wednesday directed all educational institutions in Bargarh district to remain shut in view of continuous rainfall and heavy water-logging.
Heavy downpour in Bargarh district witnessed flood-like situation and water-logging in many areas. While communication to many areas was badly affected after floodwater washed away roads, many houses are inundated.
Keeping this in view, the authorities directed all educational institutions to remain closed.
Heavy downpour triggered by a deep depression, which crossed the Odisha coast, battered several parts of the state creating a flood-like situation in the areas in the southern region in the past few days.