Schools will open in Kashmir division on March 1: Director School


SrinagarTK): Director School Education Younis Ahmad Malik on Friday said that Schools in Kashmir division will open on March 01.

He said that there is no confusion behind that schools will open on ist March as per the government order as schools have been opened already in Jammu division.

However,he added that the schools shall remain open for the implementation and monitoring of activities specified from February-20.

He said that the preparation for implementation of SOPs shall start from February-12 and monitoring of the same shall start soon after.

“Heads of all government and private schools shall conduct meetings with their respective staff members to discuss and frame modalities regarding preparation for opening of schools for the implementation of SOP’s issued by the government,” He added.

He further added that the Zonal Education officers (ZEO’s) shall conduct similar meetings with the Head of Institutions (HOI’s) of elementary schools of their respective zones.

He also said that we need to ensure that working hand washing facilities, availability of key supplies like thermometers, disinfectants and soaps is available in the schools. (PTK)