In wake of the prevailing situation in Kashmir, authorities on Sunday decided to suspend the class work in various educational institutions on Monday.
The decision has been taken as a precautionary measure to avoid law and order situation, said an official.
The Deputy Commissioner Pulwama, Syed Abid Rashid said that all the schools and colleges will remain closed in the district. Similarly, in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, class work will remain suspended in colleges and higher secondary schools of Baramulla town, Sopore and Pattan.
In south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, the class work in degree colleges and higher secondary schools of Anantnag and Bijbehara town will remain suspended, however, the class work will resume in rest of the areas of the district. Likewise, the class work in its adjoining district Kulgam will also remain suspended in all degree colleges and higher secondary school Nehama of the district.
The class work will also remain suspended in higher secondary schools and degree colleges of Budgam district, Similarly, four higher secondary schools of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, two in Bandipora and one each in Sumbal and Hajin will also remain suspended.
In Srinagar, the authorities have decided to suspend class work in all higher secondary schools and colleges of the district on Monday. An official said that the decision has been taken as a precautionary measure in view of the situation.
The class work at Presentation Convent school will remain suspended only for 11th and 12th classes on Monday.
In north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, authorities said that all higher secondary schools and colleges will remain closed.
Meanwhile, the class work will also remain suspended at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora tomorrow (Monday).
Earlier, the University of Kashmir postponed the second-semester B.Ed examination scheduled tomorrow (Monday).