Mobile Internet services suspended in Jammu

Mobile Internet services suspended in Jammu

Jammu: Fearing law-and-order problem in Jammu due to a long-pending dispute between two communities over a plot of land, authorities on Tuesday suspended mobile Internet services across the region. Every year, the members of a community hold “dangal” (wrestling) on a plot of land. However, members of another community also claim ownership of the land […]

Mobile Internet services restored in Jammu

Mobile Internet services restored in Jammu

Jammu: As normalcy returned to Jammu which saw protests for the last few days over the alleged desecration of two temples, authorities today restored mobile Internet services across the region. “We have ordered the restoration of mobile Internet services across Jammu region. The services were suspended after the turmoil following the desecration of a temple […]

Temple desecration: Internet services suspended in Jammu

Temple desecration: Internet services suspended in Jammu

Jammu: Authorities on Friday decided to suspend all Internet services across Jammu region to stop spread of rumours on social networking sites following the desecration of a temple here last evening. All mobile and broadband-based Internet services have been suspended, a district official said. “To stop rumour mongering on social networking sites in the wake […]

Villagers say how Drugmulla gunfight was ‘staged’

Villagers say how Drugmulla gunfight was ‘staged’

Govt snaps Internet services in Kupwara, blocks road to the village to prevent people from attending funeral of 5 militants Kupwara: The five militants, who the army claimed were killed in Check village of Drugmulla area in a ‘daylong gunfight’ on Saturday, were buried on Sunday amid pro-freedom sloganeering by the residents who rubbished army’s […]

Militants’ funerals: Now govt snaps mobile networks too

Militants’ funerals: Now govt snaps mobile networks too

SRINAGAR: It appears the government is pulling out all the stops to prevent people from coming to the aid of militants during gunfights or attending the funerals of dead militants in large numbers. Apart from banning assembly of more than five people within 2-km radius of any encounter site, the government now snaps mobile phone […]

Shutdown, e-curfew to continue

Shutdown, e-curfew to continue

Srinagar: The resistance groups have called for a shutdown on Saturday against the killing of one more youth on Friday. Like for the past four days, the government has decided to impose curfew like restrictions in most of the areas in the Valley. Mobile internet services will also remain suspended, apparently to prevent people from […]

Internet snapped, e-curfew to continue

Internet snapped, e-curfew to continue

Srinagar: The state government has decided to snap internet services and impose restrictions in ‘volatile’ areas of the Kashmir valley for the third consecutive day since four civilians were killed in Handwara. Inspector General of Police Javaid Gillani told Kashmir Reader that restriction would continue on Friday as well. In Baramulla, Kupwara, and Bandipora districts […]

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