Islamic University students asked to Vacate Hostels, Exams Postponed

August 04

The Islamic University of Science and technology has asked it’s students residing in the hostelsto vacate.

The management has also cancelled all the scheduled examinations scheduled for tomorrow.

Quoting the Hostel incharge of IUST, The Kashmir Walla reported that the they have evacuated the hostels, because of the ongoing situation in the Valley, adding, “The paper which were scheduled for tommorrow have been postponed.”

The students have not been even informed about the reasons for the evacuation.

The Kashmir Walla reported that the university management is also preparing to evacuate all the non-local students.

The development comes as uncertainty has gripped the Himalayan valley of Kashmir after the Government called in additional paramilitary forces to the valley.

Days after that the Government asked the Yatris and other tourists to return to the valley.