Bhubaneswar: In view of the Odisha bandh called by the Congress, all schools and Colleges in the state will remain closed on Monday.
School and Mass Education Minister Samir Ranjan Dash informed this on Sunday.
The decision was taken for the safety of school students, Dash said.
He added that schools will also remain closed on Tuesday on account of Saraswati Puja.
In another notification, the Higher Education Department said that all colleges and universities will also remain closed in view of the bandh.