Div Com Kmr orders establishing of COVID-19 facilities for students, staff
Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole, on Friday ordered the setting up of random rapid COVID-19 test facilities in Kashmir valley to prevent the spread of infection among teachers and students.
The Div Com issued these directions in an official order, a copy of which lies with the Kashmir News Observer (KNO) reads, “Deputy Commissioners of ten districts of Kashmir division are directed to put in place random rapid COVID-19 test facilities for educational institutions in order to prevent the spread of virus.”
The order reads that the schools in Kashmir opened from March 01, 2021 and students of classes 9th to 12th are now attending their schools as per the guidelines by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, MHA and the divisional administration.
He said that as per the guidelines the students of class 5th to 8th are supposed to attend their classes from March 08.