Thrissur: A regional holiday has been declared for educational institutions, including professional colleges, in Thrissur on Wednesday in connection with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.
The holiday has been declared in the areas of Guruvayur, Kandanassery and Choondika. However, this does not apply to public examinations.
The Indian prime minister will reach Kerala today for a two-day visit barely two weeks after he visits the state.
Modi is scheduled to arrive in Kochi on Tuesday evening and conduct a 1.3 km roadshow from Maharaja's College ground to the Guest House at 5 pm.
The Prime Minister will visit two major temples in Thrissur district, including Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple and Triprayar Sree Rama Swami Temple.