Burdwan: The Burdwan University has called off the ongoing examination in its affiliated colleges due to the degrading flood situation in the state. The part two examinations of Arts department had commenced on July 28.
The worsening flood situation across south Bengal from last Monday has forced the University to call off the exams. The examinations have been canceled till further notice. The students will be notified through the university website about the expected date of the examinations.
The flood situation in the south Bengal districts has worsened with time with lakhs displaced from their homes and about 50 killed. The state government has initiated relief and rescue measure and the army has been called in to help.