Srinagar: In view of the surge in COVID cases, Cluster University of Srinagar (CUS) has deferred all the exams which were scheduled to begin next week.
In a statement, the controller of examination of the varsity said, “All the examinations of Cluster University Srinagar scheduled from 17th of January 2022 have been deferred till further orders.”
“Revised schedule for these examinations shall be notified separately,” the statement said, adding, “the decision has been taken in view of the surge in COVID cases.”
The revised schedule for these examinations shall be notified separately, the order reads further.
“Students are advised to remain in touch with the University official website (www.cusrinagar.edu.in) for further detail.”
Earlier in the day, a group of students from the Cluster University told Free Press Kashmir that the varsity has scheduled the exams for next week when universities across the country are holding exams online due to the sharp rise in COVID infections.