Windstorm damages roof of school

The building of a Government school in Kotranka zone of Rajouri district was badly damaged due to windstorm that hit the area yesterday evening.

The building of a Government school in Kotranka zone of Rajouri district was badly damaged due to windstorm that hit the area yesterday evening.

"Tin shed of three rooms of Middle School Pagoli building has been blown away by force of windstorm" an official of education department said.

He said that the school with over hundred enrollments for 1st to 8th classes had total five rooms.   

He further stated that the senior authorities have been informed about the damage to the school building so that immediate steps are taken to start repair.

Headmaster of the said school Shah Mohammad told Greater Kashmir that wind blew away the tin roof of three rooms compounding their problem of  having inadequate accommodation.  

"We faced immense hardship in running the school affairs today and almost all the classes were run under open sky " he added.

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