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SRINAGAR — Due to inclement weather, Amarnath Yatra has been temporarily suspended from Nunwan base camp in Pahalgam toward the holy cave shrine, officials said here on Tuesday.

An official, as per news agency Kashmir News Observer, said that due to inclement weather, no Yatri is being allowed to go ahead of the Nunwan base camp in Pahalgam towards the holy cave.

He said that Yatra has been temporarily suspended for the safety of Yatris and presently around 3000 Yatris are staying at Nunwan base camp.

Meanwhile, officials said that around 65,000 pilgrims have paid obeisance at the holy cave shrine so far.

Amarnath Yatra commenced on June 30 and will conclude on August 11 on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

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PULWAMA — Authorities at the Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora announced on Monday that all departments of the varsity will be taking summer breaks beginning on July 6.

A spokesperson from the IUST said that the summer vacations are scheduled from July 6 (Wednesday) to July 13 (Wednesday).

However, the official claimed that the university will continue to run properly with just classwork being closed.

It is in place to mention here that the eight-day summer break will also include the holidays which were to be observed on Eid al-Adha on July 10 and 11.

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