Fearing aftershocks, schools to remain shut in GTA


Kolkata: GTA Chief Bimal Gurung has directed all the schools to remain shut on Monday and Tuesday at GTA territory. Fearing aftershocks the authorities decided the step.

A directive has already been issued to all the government and private schools in the GTA territory in this concern. Although the school will remain shut, University exams will be held as per the schedule.

The devastating quake claimed almost 2000 lives in Nepal and around 77 in India.