Fearing law and order problems, authorities Thursday suspended mobile internet services across Jammu region for a few hours following circulation of a few pictures of a beef party held by an Independent MLA in Srinagar yesterday and recovery of cow carcasses.
A man was today shot at by a group of assailants inside the premises of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court complex here, following which an SHO was transferred and the in-charge of the police post in the area suspended on the charges of dereliction of duty. Six persons have been arrested in connection with incident which is said to be due to rivalry between two gangs.
Army Tuesday agreed to vacate some land near the airport and the University in Jammu while several joint committees have been formed to address other issues regarding transfer of land held by Army to the civil administration at various places in the state.
Residents and the business community in Jammu on Friday flayed the state government's move to snap internet connection in the region, along with the Kashmir Valley, saying that it had affected them badly.
Pakistan troops violated ceasefire four times since last night as it resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling on forward posts along the?Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, prompting the Indian forces to retaliate.