Mobile service restored, internet still off in Occupied Kashmir

By: News Desk      Published: 03:30 PM, 9 May, 2020
Mobile service restored, internet still off in Occupied Kashmir

The mobile telephony services were restored by the Indian government late Friday evening after remaining suspended for three days in Occupied Kashmir, reported Greater Kashmir on Saturday. However, the internet services across Held Kashmir continued to remain suspended.

The services were suspended on Wednesday after a deadlygunbattel in south Kashmir district of Pulwama.

Only BSNL mobile phone and landline services were working in the valley, where curfew-like restrictions remained imposed in some areas to maintain law and order. However, the Indian government on late Friday evening restored the cellular services across Kashmir barring Awantipora police district in South Kashmir.

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir zone, Vijay Kumar had on Thursday said that the communication services in Kashmir will be restored soon.