Universities, Colleges, Higher Secondary Schools to remain closed tomorrow

Jammu, April 17: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday ordered the closure of all the universities, colleges and higher secondary schools in Kashmir tomorrow in view of today’s massive student protests.

An order issued by the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir said that all the universities, Higher Secondary Schools and colleges shall remain closed tomorrow “as a precautionary measure”.

Students on Monday staged massive protests and clashed with police and paramilitary forces to express their resentment over the beating up of students of Degree College Pulwama last weekend.