From July 6 there will be 10-day summer vacation in all educational institutions in the valley, Jammu and Kashmir government reported today. An order in such manner was issued by Commissioner-Secretary, Higher Education Department, Asgar Samoon.
“All administration degree schools of Kashmir division and winter zone government degree universities of Jammu division should watch summer vacations with impact from July 6 to July 15, 2017,” the order read.
Executive, Education Department (Kashmir) G N Ittoo said the schools in the valley will likewise observe summer vacation amid a similar period.
The get-away corresponds with a challenge plan issued by United Jehad Council (UJC), an amalgam ofmilitant organisations operating in the valley.
The UJC had reported a protest program on Monday regarding what they called the primary death anniversary of former Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani who was killed in an encounter with security drives on July 8 a year ago.
A year ago, the legislature had declared summer vacations in schools from July 1 to 17.