Published On: Sun, Aug 11th, 2019

Valley is peaceful, no report of violence: J&K police

Jammu and Kashmir police tweeted Sunday situation in the state is peaceful and there has been no report of violence after the revoke of Article 370 from Indian Constitution on Monday.

Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh said, “There has been no untoward incident barring minor stone-pelting which was dealt with on the spot and was nipped in the bud.”

He was responding to the allegation of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi that situation in the Valley has deteriorated.

Rahul Gandhi briefed the media in Delhi halting a party yesterday evening that was called to take decision on who would be the next chief of Congress. Later it was announced UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi would lead the party.

Meanwhile, National Conference party of Omar Abdullah has appealed to the apex court against the government’s move to strip Article 370 that provides special status to Jammu and Kashmir. The BJP-led government also bifurcated the state in two union territories – Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.

Releasing a press statement the government has urged people not to believe in rumors of firing in the Valley.

Monday is Eid festival for Muslims and the Valley was seen with good traffic Eid shopping on Saturday.

Valley is peaceful, no report of violence: J&K police

A Home Ministry spokesperson said as a whole there has been no serious incidents in the Valley apart from a few protests involving crowds of just about twenty people.

The spokesperson added, “There have been a few stray protests in Srinagar and Baramulla and none of these involved a crowd of more than 20 people.”

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