Govt announces 9-day-summer break for Kashmir degree colleges from today
Post by on Saturday, July 9, 2022
Srinagar, July 08: The Jammu and Kashmir Higher Education Department (HED) Friday announced a summer break of nine days for all government degree colleges of Kashmir division and summer zones of Jammu division from July 09.
Principal Secretary, Higher Education Department, Rohit Kansal said that the government degree colleges in the region shall observe the summer vacations for nine days including the commencement and culmination date.
In an order, Kansal said, “All government degree colleges of Kashmir division and winter zone government degree colleges of Jammu division shall observe summer vacations with effect from July 09 to July 17.”
A week back, the Jammu and Kashmir School Education Department also announced a summer break of ten days for all schools of Kashmir division and summer zones of Jammu division from July 04.
Principal Secretary, School Education Department, B K Singh said that the school educational establishments in the region shall observe the summer vacations for 10 days including the commencement and culmination date.
In an order, Singh said, “Government educational institutions and recognized private schools upto higher secondary level functioning in the Kashmir division and winter zone of Jammu division shall observe summer vacations from July 04 to July 14 both.”
Kashmir is reeling under the continuous heat wave with temperature of over 34 degrees Celsius from past may days.