Barring south, high-speed Internet service restored in Kashmir after 48 hours

Barring south, high-speed Internet service restored in Kashmir after 48 hours

Authorities had clamped down Internet service on Sunday following biggest insurgency operation of a decade in south Kashmir in which 13 militants, four civilians and three army men were killed.

After remaining suspended for over 48 hours, high-speed mobile Internet service was restored in Kashmir valley except southern districts on Tuesday.

Authorities had clamped down Internet service on Sunday following biggest insurgency operation of a decade in south Kashmir in which 13 militants, four civilians and three army men were killed.

While, 2G mobile telephony was running at scattered places in Kashmir, high speed Internet remained suspended continued to remain suspended.

Blocking Internet service has become a norm in Kashmir whenever protests erupt in the valley.