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Schools in Jammu, Kashmir division to be shut from July 2 to 14 due to heat

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced summer vacations in winter zone schools in Kashmir and Jammu division from July 2 to July 14 due to scorching heat

india Updated: Jun 08, 2018 20:01 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, Srinagar
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The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced summer vacations for schools.(Reuters File Photo)

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced summer vacations in winter zone schools in Kashmir and Jammu division from July 2 to July 14 due to scorching heat.

Minister for Education Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali made the announcement on Twitter after the city witnessed a high of 33.4 degrees Celsius today.

“Summer vacations in winter zone schools of Kashmir and Jammu division (in all government and private recognized) shall be observed from July 2 to July 14,” he said.

First Published: Jun 08, 2018 20:01 IST