Govt announces uniform timings for schools in JK
Srinagar: Government on Tuesday ordered uniform school timings in all the government and recognized Private schools of Kashmir Division and Winter Zone of Jammu Division-barring all the earlier orders in this regard, a spokesman of the government said.
According to a government order No: 682, Edu of 2018, dated 15-05-2018, a uniform school timing has been issued for both the Divisions of the state.
“In suppression of all the previous orders issued on the subject, it is hereby ordered that all Government and Private (recognized) Schools in Kashmir Division and Winter Zone of Jammu Division shall observe school timing from 9.00 am to 3.00 pm with immediate effect, ” the order read.
It further ordered that Heads of all the government as well as Private Schools shall ensure that the new school timing is followed in letter and spirit.
Earlier the school timings in rural areas started from 9.30am to 3.30pm and within the Municipal limits of Srinagar City it was from 8:30 to 2.30 pm.