Heat Stress

During Summer season in West Bengal, sudden increase in temperature causes many problems. To combat the situation, West Bengal Govt. published few Guidelines.

Summer Vacation in Madrasah Extended upto 26th June, 2022

Madrasah Education, ,

Declare Summer Vacation in the Madrasah under the control of West Bengal Board of Madrasah Education with effect from 02 May, 2022, Monday till 15 June, 2022, Wednesday.

Morning Session in recognized Madrasah due to Heat Wave upto 22.05.2022

Madrasah Education,

Shift all day sessions to morning sessions in Madrasah without compromising intended learning teaching with immediate effect and should be continued up to 22.05.2022.

Summer Vacation in Schools w.e.f. 2nd May to 15th June, 2022

School Education, ,

Due to heat wave and prevailing situation, it is advised to declare summer vacation in the schools under your administrative control with effect from 2nd May, 2022 till 15th June, 2022.

Preventive Measure against Extreme Heat Wave during Annual and HS Exam, 2022

Higher Secondary Education,

As Class XI Annual Examination & Higher Secondary Examination 2022 will be conducted over next two days, you are requested to take following measures for the interest of the candidates:

Guidelines on Prevention and Management of Heat Stress/Stroke


There is risk of illnesses related to heat exposure in this summer season, particularly for people exposed to hot and humid environment or to the direct sun for long duration.

Precaution from Heat for OPD Patients in Hospitals

Health, Public Health Engineering, Public Works,

Due to unprecedent heat wave passing through the entire State the patient parties along with the relatives of the admitted patients and OPD patients are suffering from agonizing heat effects.

Prevention and Combating Heat Stress


Sudden increase in temperature is being experienced in some districts of our state and as per prediction of Meteorological Department the Heat stress is going to continue.

Guidelines to Combat Heat Wave in Summer


All Health Administrators to implement the guideline attached with this circular for proper implementation. IEC activities in this regard should be taken up immediately.