Rail service in North Kashmir suspended for ‘security reasons’

Rail service in North Kashmir suspended for ‘security reasons’
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Srinagar: Train service has been suspended for “security reasons” on Friday in north Kashmir, where an encounter ensued between militants holed up in a house and government forces this morning.
However, trains in south Kashmir were running normally, a railway official told UNI.
He said as encounter ensued in Palhalan area of Baramulla district, an advisory was received this morning to suspend all train runs in north Kashmir.
Therefore, he said, no train will chug on Srinagar-Badgam in central Kashmir and Baramulla in north.
He said all scheduled trains will chug on Srinagar-Anantnag-Qazigund in south Kashmir to Banihal in Jammu region.