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Change in MCD school timings

In view of the cold, MCD has changed the timings of its school hours. The morning shift at its schools will start from 9am to 12.30pm while schools in second shift will start from 1pm and end at 5pm. Its general shift schools will remain open from 9am to 1pm. The schedule will be effective from Monday to Wednesday, said Delhi mayor Rajni Abbi.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2012 11:47 PM IST

In view of the cold, MCD has changed the timings of its school hours. The morning shift at its schools will start from 9am to 12.30pm while schools in second shift will start from 1pm and end at 5pm. Its general shift schools will remain open from 9am to 1pm. The schedule will be effective from Monday to Wednesday, said Delhi mayor Rajni Abbi.

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