SRINAGAR: Web companies on cell units had been snapped throughout Kashmir on Independence Day Saturday as a precautionary measure however cell phone companies functioned as common. Cellular web companies had been lower within the early hours of the morning as […]
Cellular web companies had been lower within the early hours of the morning as stringent safety preparations had been put in place for Independence Day celebrations throughout the Valley, a police official mentioned.
Although the companies had been snapped as a precautionary measure, cell phone companies, which was once suspended all through the Independence Day ceremony, functioned as common, he added.
Suspension of cell phone companies and web on cell units as a part of the safety drill have change into routine since 2005, aside from a couple of events.
Safety businesses added this step to the safety drill after militants triggered a blast outdoors the Bakshi Stadium in the course of the Independence Day parade in 2005.
Providers are additionally snapped in a district if there may be an encounter happening to stop miscreants from assembling crowds.
The federal government had imposed a ban on SMS companies within the state following the 2008 Amarnath Land Row agitation, the 2010 summer time agitation and after the hanging of Parliament assault convict Mohammad Afzal Guru.