Partial bandh over mosque issue

A partial bandh was observed in Rajouri district in protest against conversion of a portion of government school into a mosque.

Jammu: A partial bandh was observed in Rajouri
district in protest against conversion of a portion of
government school into a mosque.

Shops and business establishments belonging to minority
community remained closed on a call given by VHP to protest
against encroachment and conversion of a portion of government
school into a mosque by some anti-social elements.

However, the situation remain peaceful and there was no
untoward incident reported from anywhere in the district in
this connection, police said.

A VHP delegation met the Divisional Commissioner, Jammu,
and has apprised him of the situation.

PTI

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