As per an HT report, A number of schools will remain shut across the country during the first phase of Lok Sabha elections. According to ANI, all schools in Hapur, a constituency in Uttar Pradesh, will be closed from April 9 to April 11, 2019. Also, schools in Kashmir’s Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency will remain closed for eight days from April 5 to April 12 in order to accommodate security force.
Not just schools, several exams have also been called off due to elections in India. The Chartered Accountants examinations have been postponed due to the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019.