A meeting will be convened at Raroth Government High School, Parappanpoyil, near Thamarassery, at 12 p.m. on Wednesday to discuss the future course of action after a portion of the school building collapsed on Tuesday.

According to sources, the incident occurred around 4.30 p.m.

The wall of the old building housing upper primary classes collapsed and the tiled-roof too came crashing down.

As the Deputy Director of Education had directed the school authorities to declare a day off after the heavy rain in the morning, major casualties were averted. Around 100 students are studying in the building housing Classes 4, 5,and 6. District Collector U.V. Jose would be present at the meeting, said a release.

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