J-K admin announces 47 day summer vacation for schools in Jammu division

The Jammu and Kashmir administration Tuesday announced a 47-day summer vacation from June 1 in government and recognised private schools up to higher secondary level falling in summer zone of Jammu division.

According to an order issued by the School Education Department, these schools shall observe summer vacation from June 1 to July 17.

However, the teaching and non-teaching staff along with the head of the institutions shall report for duty on July 16, it said.

Any default on the part of private schools in observance of the calendar of summer vacation so authorised shall attract strict action under rules, it said.