Govt announces winter vacation for schools in Kashmir, Jammu winter zones from December 21

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The J&K government has announced winter vacation for all government and private recognized schools of Kashmir and winter zones of Jammu. The order in this regard was issued by administrative secretary school education department, B K Singh on Friday.

As per the order,  all the schools up-to higher secondary level will have winter vacation from December 21 to February 28 of 2021.

“It is hereby ordered that all the govemmnt educational institutions including recognized private schools up-to  higher secondary level in Kashmir Division and winter zones of Jammu division shall observe winter vacation from December 21 to February 28 of 2021,” the order reads.

However, the winter tutorials for class 11th and 12th besdies the online classes for other classes will be held by strictly adhering to the SoPs of Covid19 issued by the government from time to time.

“Any deviation on part of the head of the institutions in observance of the calendar and SoPs of Covid19 shall attract strict action under rules,” the order reads.