SRINAGAR: Authorities do not want to take any chance so they have either closed the class work in higher education centres or simply announced a holiday.
A senior officer in Srinagar civil administration told Kashmir Life that the higher secondary schools and the colleges operating in Srinagar shall remain closed for Wednesday. Wednesday is the first day since Kashmir jumped into tensions after the killing of two Hizb militants.
An official spokesman said class work in educational institutions of Budgam, Anantnag, Shopian, Kupwara shall remain suspended on May 31 as a “precautionary measure”.
In Budgam, class work in all Higher Secondary Schools and Colleges shall remain suspended tomorrow; however, the staff shall remain present in the institutions.
In Anantnag and Shopian districts the class work shall remain suspended in all educational institutions.
Meanwhile, the district administration of Kupwara has decided that the class work in all Degree Colleges shall remain suspended on May 31, but University level examinations will be conducted as per the schedule.
The district administration said that class work in Boys Higher Secondary School Trehgaam, Girls Higher Secondary School Trehgaam, Boys Higher Secondary School Kralpora, Boys Higher Secondary School Handwara, Boys Higher Secondary School Banair Langate, Boys Higher Secondary School Qalamabad, Boys Higher Secondary School Kupwara and Boys Higher Secondary School Drugmullah shall remain suspended.
Remaining all Higher Secondary Schools, High Schools, Middle Schools, and Primary Schools will be open in the district.
In a separate statement, District Magistrate Pulwama, all Schools and Colleges of the District shall remain closed on May 31, and June 01, 2017 as a precautionary measure.