Thiruvananthapuram : April 22 has been declared as a holiday for all educational institutions including self financing colleges across Kerala. The announcement is arrived based on the recommendation made by the Election Commission to the state government.
The government will release the official circular regarding this on Sunday.
There has been constant demand from all corners to declare April 22 as a public holiday.
The Chief Election Officer has also informed that it is upto the Principal Secretary to decide on granting holiday for government officials on the previous day of the general election.