SKIMS Soura defers offline exams scheduled from today

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The Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences Soura, a deemed university on Monday deferred the examinations scheduled from today in view of the COVID surge.

A notice issued to this effect by the Dean of Medical Faculty at SKIMS Soura said that the revised schedule for the examination shall be notified separately.

Jammu and Kashmir, like the rest of the country, is reeling under an exponential spike in COVID cases triggered by the new virus variant Omicron.

On Sunday, the UT reported 3499 new cases even as six more patients died of the deadly disease.