Schools, colleges to remain shut today


KU shut but examination to be held

Srinagar: The government has ordered closure of all government schools and colleges in Kashmir valley today on 12 th October .

An official of divisional administration said the schools and colleges will remain closed tomorrow “as a preventive measure”.

The step is being taken in view of call for student protests tomorrow issued by the joint separatist leadership.

The leadership has asked the students to hold protests tomorrow against braid cutting incidents in the Valley.

Meanwhile, the Kashmir University authorities too have ordered the closure of class work tomorrow. However, a University spokesperson said that  all examinations shall be held as per schedule.