Special Correspondent

GULBARGA: Students of ITIs took out a procession here on Monday demanding that the Government announce summer vacation for them taking into account the extreme heat condition in the Hyderabad-Karnataka region.

The procession was taken out under the banner of the All India Democratic Students Organisation from Vallabhai Patel Chowk to the Deputy Commissioner's office.

In a memorandum submitted to the Deputy Commissioner, they said that when colleges and schools were closed for more than two months during summer, students of the ITI were forced to attend classes.

Classrooms and laboratories in ITIs lacked basic amenities, and they turned into virtual ovens during summer, they said