Section 144 imposed in Srinagar



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Srinagar: Restrictions have been imposed across the Kashmir Valley from early Monday.

Government has imposed restrictions under section 144 CrPC in summer captial of Jammu and Kashmir with effect from 1200 Hrs on 5th August 2019 which shall remain in force till further orders.

As per the order, there shall be no movement of public and all educational institutions shall also remain closed. There will be a complete bar on holding any kind of public meetings or rallies during the period of operation of this order. Identity cards of essential services officials will be treated as movement passes wherever required.

“However, there is no curfew in place as reported in a section of media,” an official statement said.


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