Mobile telephone services restored in Kashmir Valley

Postpaid mobile telephone services  were today restored in Kashmir after being suspended for six  days to curb rumour-mongering in the Valley where 64 persons  have been killed over the past 43 days.        

Published: 20th August 2016 01:46 PM  |   Last Updated: 20th August 2016 01:46 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Postpaid mobile telephone services  were today restored in Kashmir after being suspended for six  days to curb rumour-mongering in the Valley where 64 persons  have been killed over the past 43 days.        

The mobile telephone services across all networks were  restored around 11 AM, an official said. He said, however, outgoing call facility on pre-paid  phones have not been restored yet.     

The mobile phone services were snapped on August 13 as  part of security drill ahead of Independence Day celebrations  as well as to thwart separatist plans of holding rallies in  the city centre.    

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