Srinagar: Fearing student protests, the authorities at the Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora have decided to suspend the class work at the campus on Thursday.
Officials said the varsity administration has also postponed all the examinations scheduled for tomorrow.
“All the examinations scheduled for April 19 (Thursday) at IUST have been postponed and the class work will also remain suspend,” PRO of the varsity said.
He said fresh dates of deferred exams will be notified later, separately.
Massive protests erupted today after the students of the varsity staged a protest against Kathua rape-and-murder and clashed with the police on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Awantipora. (GKNN)