Mobile Internet services were restored in Jammu on Monday evening after 15 days of restrictions that were imposed in the state following unrest in wake of the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen leader Burhan Wani.
Meanwhile, curfew and other restrictions continued in Kashmir as authorities today stepped up security in view of a march called by separatists to Anantnag district, which has seen the highest number of deaths during the unrest in the Valley.
Also, Jammu and Kashmir Police today detained Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani
and separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq for defying defying terms of house arrest and leading a protest march towards South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
The authorities on Monday said that curfew will remain in Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama districts, while restrictions will continue in parts of Srinagar, Kupwara, Sopore and Baramulla.