Amid heat wave, the Jammu and Kashmir School Education Department is likely to announce summer vacations for winter zones of Kashmir division from the first week of July, Officials said.
Top officials in the administration told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), “In Kashmir region, the department is likely to announce summer vacations for schools in Kashmir valley in the first week of July.”
Earlier in May, the authorities had announced summer vacations in Jammu region for all classes from 23 May and 30 May respectively.
KNO has reported that Director of School Education Jammu in an communiqué had said that in view of the prevailing hot weather conditions, all the government educational Institutions and recognized private schools shall observe summer vacation from 23 May to 09 July up to eighth standard and for 9-12 standards, the vacation is slated 30 May to 9 July. (KNO)