Srinagar: Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura on Tuesday cancelled the leaves and second half of winter vacation holidays of all its staff members.

An official spokesman in a statement said, “In pursuance to Government order no. 249-GAD of 2019, dated: 22.02.2019, the 2nd half of winter vacation sanctioned vide office order no. SIMS 1391 (per) of 2018, dated: 31.12.2018, is hereby cancelled.”

“Director SKIMS & EOSG directed all the faculty members that they shall report to their duties by today  February 26, 2019, positively and shall remain available at their place of posting w.e.f 26.02.2019,” said an official spokesman in a statement.

“Further, leave of any kind sanctioned to the staff members fo SKIMS (except leave sanctioned on medical grounds, Child Care Leave or for Study purpose) shall also stand cancelled w.e.f 26.02.2019,” said an official spokesman in a statement.