Left Menu
Development News Edition

31 arrested in Kashmir Valley for violating lockdown restrictions

PTI | Srinagar | Updated: 26-03-2020 20:36 IST | Created: 26-03-2020 20:36 IST
31 arrested in Kashmir Valley for violating lockdown restrictions

Police on Thursday arrested 31 people in the Kashmir Valley for violating prohibitory orders imposed under the lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, a police spokesperson said.   He said 14 people were arrested in Awantipora area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district, while three were taken into custody in Ganderbal district of central Kashmir

In similar action in Handwara, police arrested 14 people and seized two vehicles for violating the prohibitory orders issued under section 144 (unlawful assembly) of CrPC, the spokesperson said.  Cases under relevant sections of the law have been registered at the respective police stations and investigations have been taken up, he added.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

Diya Jalao for COVID 19: How Modi put Power Grids and power warriors at risk?

While Prime Minister Narendra Modis staunch supporters are busy in search of hidden science behind the sudden announcement of 9minutes9pm campaign but his ignorance of the actual science has put the nation in another danger. The scientists ...

Energy markets post-COVID 19: Recovery may take time, transition to continue

As oil markets have crashed, the experts believe the oil prices will come down drastically and continue making the energy transition a financial burden for many economies for a couple of years.  However, the market alone was never...

'Diya jalao' for COVID 19: Modi needs to practice his teachings and control fake news on social media

In his video message to the nation on Friday the Prime Minister talks about peoples collective power to win the invincible. However, he has made no concreate efforts to win over the confidence and represent the collective power of the polit...

Tourism post-COVID 19: Lessons learned, out-of-box strategies to ensure the revival

In the pre-COVID 19 period the tourism industry was seen with much hope throughout the world. However, the COVID 19 pandemic has completely paralysed the tourism industry and its dependent sectors. The tourism industry in the post-COVID 19 ...

Videos

Latest News

20-year-old man shot dead by friend in northwest over monetary dispute

A 20-year-old man was shot dead allegedly by his friend over monetary dispute in northwest Delhis Bharat Nagar area, police said on Sunday. Imran Kahn, a resident of J J Colony in Wazirpur was sitting with his friends in the locality on Sat...

Houthis accused of attacking oil pumping station in Yemen's Ma'rib - SPA

The oil ministry of the internationally-recognized, Saudi-backed government in Yemen said on Sunday the Iran-aligned Houthi group had attacked an oil pipeline pumping station in the province of Marib, the state-run Saudi Press Agency SPA re...

ICICI Bank donates 16000 masks, 1000 gloves to CISF personnel deployed at metro stations in Delhi

ICICI Bank has donated as many as 16,000 masks and 1000 gloves to the Central Industrial Security Force CISF personnel deployed at metro stations in Delhi. I would like to place on record our sincere thanks, appreciation and valuable suppor...

MHA directs states to ensure smooth harvesting and sowing operations during lockdown

The Ministry of Home Affairs has directed all states to ensure that harvesting and sowing operations go on smoothly in the country during the lockdown, informed Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, G Kishan Reddy on Sunday. The Ministr...

Give Feedback