With the end of winters, the Jammu and Kashmir government has changed the working hours of all the offices in the Valley with effect from April one.
The working hours in all government institution, except schools, will be from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm with effect from April 1, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Asgar Samoon said in his orders passed yesterday.
The new timings shall remain in force till October 31.
All heads of departments, offices and institutions were directed to ensure strict adherence of the new office timings, an official spokesman said.
During winter months, the office hours in government offices of the Kashmir Valley are from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.