Hyderabad: Osmania University on October 19 announced that all the examinations of fourth Semester post-graduate regular, backlog and improvement are postponed and rescheduled from October 27. The controller of the examination said that there will be no change in timings and examination centre.
Earlier in view of the heavy rainfall alert issued for the Indian Meteorological Department for 18th and 19th October, all examinations under the jurisdiction of Osmania University has been postponed and rescheduled for October 22. Originally, All examinations of IV Semester PG which were scheduled from 19th to 23rd October
On October 18, a statement from the Controller of Examination, OU said, “All the examination under the jurisdiction of Osmania University scheduled on 19th, 20th and 21st are postponed and examinations scheduled from 22 will be as it is”.
All undergraduate and postgraduate regular and supplementary examination of JNTU scheduled on 19th and 20th October has been postponed as well.
Meanwhile, the Indian Meteorological Department has predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers for many parts of the city during the next two-three hours. It also warned that a thunderstorm accompanied by lightning is very likely to occur in some parts of Hyderabad, Rangareddy, Medchal Malkajgiri, Mahbubnagar, Yadadri Bhuvnagiri, Nalgonda, Nagarkurnool, Wanaparthy, Medak Vikarabad, and Sangareddy in the next three days.
Rains continued to lash Hyderabad on 19 October. The GHMC’s director of enforcement, vigilance, and disaster management warned people of heavy rainfall over Kukatpally and Khairatabad zones spreading to other areas of the city. It advised people to stay indoors and come out only if absolutely necessary.