Due to india strike / bandh most of all the private institutions like schools, colleges, tuitions centers in most metro cities has been announced holiday for consecutive two days before actual Bharat Bandh happens.
Certain states districts are yet to decide over the leave for students for the next 2 days due to bharat bandh. Many schools across the states of india are not open because most state road transport facilities are inviting the india strike and thus an end to the alternate traveling for the students to come on bandh day.
As the discussions between unions & govt fail the School & College authorities have decided to close for upcoming 2 days which is uniform across the metro cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata as well as other cities.
Due to rumours of bandh called by different unions on 20th & 21st February 2013 the eudcation board officials have stated that the hsc exam as per examination timetable will be conducted for the students