ABBOTTABAD: Deputy Commissioner Wednesday ordered four days vacation in all private and public schools in Galiyat owing to heavy snowfall.
According to notification issued on the request of education department Abbottabad the schools in all union councils of Galiyat including UC Nagri Bala, UC Namli Maira, UC Nathiagali, UC Beeran Gali, UC Tajwal, UC Palak, UC Sair Gharbi, UC Sair Sharqi and UC Pattan Kalan would remain closed for four days with effect from December 13 to16.
Most of the connecting roads including main Muree road in Galiyat was blocked for traffic at several points due to snowfall and people were trapped in their houses.
Three months long winter vacations in Galiyat and other hilly areas of Hazara division would also start from December 31.
Story first published: 13th December 2017