Restrictions on these telecommunication services were imposed after the Centre, on August 5, abrogated Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir
Post-paid mobile services on all networks were restored in the Kashmir Valley on October 14. This comes 72 days after they were first snapped following restrictions.
Around 40 lakh post-paid mobile phones have become operational from October 14 noon.
Restrictions on these telecommunication services were imposed after the Centre, on August 5, abrogated Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)’s special status and bifurcated it into two Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh. These will come into being on October 31.
Postpaid mobile services restored in the remaining parts of Jammu & Kashmir. Visuals from Srinagar. pic.twitter.com/ncm3NJD1b6
— ANI (@ANI) October 14, 2019
In Jammu, the communication was restored within days of the blockade and mobile internet was started around mid-August. However, after its misuse, internet facility on cell phones was snapped on August 18.(With inputs from PTI)Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or mobile app.