Universities, BOSE postpone all examinations in Kashmir

Srinagar, The Universities and Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) have postponed all examinations which were scheduled to be held from today till Sunday.

A BOSE spokesman said that the Bi-annual Examinations for class 10th and 12th of Kashmir Division scheduled to be held on Friday till September 5 have been postponed. New dates for these examinations will be announced later, he said.

The Kashmir University (KU) and Central University Kashmir (CUK) have also announced postponement of all examinations for today and tomorrow. The new dates for the postponed examinations will be announced later.

Meanwhile, on-line classes of KU and other educational institutions, including schools remained suspended due to non availability of internet service which was snapped early Thursday morning to prevent rumours following the death of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Wednesday night at Hyderpora in Srinagar.

(EW correspondent)