Various municipalities in Parsa and Bara have closed schools due to extreme cold. Kalaiya sub-metropolitan municipality of Bara and Parsagadhi municipality of Parsa have closed schools.

School has to be closed as it does not have the necessary resources to protect the children from the cold.

Schools in Parsagadhi municipality have been closed since Wednesday. The education department of Parsagadhi municipality had issued a statement on Tuesday and closed the school for three days. Schools in Parsagadhi will also remain closed till Friday.

The Kalaiya Sub-Metropolitan Municipality of Bara has closed the school for two days. The Kalaiya Sub-Metropolitan Office issued a statement on Wednesday stating that it will be closed on Magh 8 and 9.