XtraTime Web Desk: Odisha government declared a holiday for schools and educational institutes in view of the launching event and celebrations of Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack respectively.
CMO issuwd a notification which said that the schools and other educational institutes will remain close in the capital city.
CM @Naveen_Odisha declared holiday on 27 November for all educational institutions in #Bhubaneswar for the inaugural event of #HockeyWorldCup2018. Government offices and education institutes across the state will function till 1:30 PM on 27 November
— CMO Odisha (@CMO_Odisha) November 26, 2018
All government offices in the state, including those in Bhubaneswar, will function till 1.30 pm for the inaugural event of the Hockey World Cup, the press note mentioned. The notification further said that all educational institutions and government offices in Cuttack will function till 1.30 pm due to the inaugural extension event of the Hockey World Cup on November 28 (Wednesday).