Belagavi: Due to incessant rain days that being lashed for a week, the government announced two-day holiday for the schools in the district, except in Ramdurg taluk, on Tuesday and Wednesday. However, emergency holidays should be covered by conducting classes on Sundays or other general holidays.

DC SB Bommanahalli, in his order, stated that holidays have been declared to protect the health of the children as well to avoid untoward incidents.