Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister
Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said he would take up with the Centre the
issue of easing restrictions on crossborder trade to further
strengthen the Confidence Building Measure (CBM) in the state.
Condemning the restrictions imposed by J&K government in old city, moderate Hurriyat Conference Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said force and repression were the only standard response of the administration to people`s aspirations.
Kerala High Court on Wednesday imposed
restrictions in the use of plastic during Sabarimala festival
season and directed authorities to ensure that donkeys are not
transported to the hill shrine violating various rules.
Restrictions on the running of
passenger trains at night in the Maoist-affected areas of West
Bengal would continue till the state government provided
proper security, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Monday.
Authorities again imposed restrictions in Srinagar and other places in the Kashmir Valley Friday to scuttle a separatist march and protests called against alleged human rights violations by security forces.