x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   In five years, Govt owned companies incur losses worth Rs 3000 crores | Another Kashmiri politician to send his kid abroad for studies | Resentment in BJP against proposing new comers as DDC chairmen | Emboldened AEE of I&FC pays no heed to orders of seniors, does not do his duty | LG cautions people against rumour mongers over COVID-19 vaccination | Mehbooba averts clash between PDP leaders, likely to visit Jammu on 20 | No end in sight for unemployed Dental Surgeons in JK UT | 20 ITBP personnel among first Covid vax recipients | Making of a General : A Himalayan Echo | Parthenium-A Threat to Agro-Eco System | Scientific Lexicography: Earlier, contemporary and prospective! | Dharmarth Trust employees threaten to take ‘Samuhik Jal Samadhi’ on Feb 1 | Proud moment, says kin of Kashmiri-origin woman named in Biden team | KPs have biggest stake in delimitation process: Chrungoo | Vishwakarma Sabha elections schedule released | Credible elected to CCI Jammu will develop institution: Raman Suri | Physically challenged protest against JKSSRB | Horticulture Deptt organizes farmers training programme | IndiGo to launch flight services between Delhi, Leh on Feb 22 | SMVDU faculty delivers invited Talk on communication skills | Amandeep XI Amritsar defeats Vishal XI Jammu, clinches series by 2-1 | ZEOs defy CEO's order, refuse to release TA of employees | Poonch Admin sitting on State land encroachment issue | Constructed by SICOP over a year back, toilet complex in industrial area awaits inauguration | JK has just one percent of active cases of COVID-19; 109 new cases, one fresh death | Paloura shootout: Family of injured youth alleges police inaction, blocked road | Advisor Baseer Khan to hear public grievances at Sgr on Jan 18 | History will remember Rahul for standing against present regime: Mehbooba | Police produce charge sheet against 11 LeT operatives | No representative from J&K in Rajya Sabha from Feb 16 | 7 DCs among 13 officers transferred in Jammu & Kashmir | COVID-19: Sanitation Supervisor administered first vaccine dose in Jammu hospital | Dwivedi chairs State Level Committee meeting, clears Rs 12.43 cr subsidy claims | IG Police pitches for joint action to make JJ Act on ground | Cong questions change of women reservation roaster for DDC chairpersons | Traffic on NH44 allowed after trial run of Bailey Bridge at Kaila Morh | Court rejects bail of two employees of BDO Mahore in fraud case | CB carries searches at travel agencies over sale of air tickets on exorbitant rates | Prof Soz condemns arrest of mainstream political leaders in Kashmir | Five militant associates held for pasting threat posters | Supreme Court should immediately hear Article 370: Omar Abdullah | Advisor Bhatnagar kick starts Covid-19 vaccination in Kashmir | DC inaugurates COVID-19 vaccination at DH Ramban | Maya Bhagat assures welfare for People | FFMA protests in support of Dharmarth Trust employees | Seeks comprehensive special development package for Chenab Valley | DC administers oath to vice president MC Kishtwar | Two J&K policemen receive awards for saving lives during Pakistan ceasefire violations | AP expresses concern over continuous closure of highway | TMF hails nationwide vaccination drive | 133 Sub-Inspectors of J&K Police promoted | Handicrafts directorate hosts workshop on Aesthetic Packaging at Jammu | Three month long programme on Innovation, Incubation and Training launched | Traffic awareness drive held | GDC Sidhra organises extension Extension lecture | Webinar on "Energy Conservation" by YCET faculty | DSEJ celebrates National Youth Day to mark birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda | Two Days Kissan Goshti under ATMA organized | Div Com Jammu reviews arrangements for All India Mushaira, Kavi Sammelan | Back Issues  
 
news details
Landline telephone services restored in most places in Valley: Officials
8/25/2019 10:40:08 PM
Early Times Report
Srinagar, Aug 25: The communication curbs in Kashmir have been eased to some extent and landline telephone services restored in most places across the Valley in view of the improving situation, officials said on Sunday.
No untoward incident was reported from anywhere in the Valley on Saturday, they said, adding the restrictions on communication were eased in view of the improving situation.
Landline telephone services have been restored in most areas across the length and breadth of the Valley, the officials said.
They said a few more telephone exchanges providing fixed-line phone services, including in Srinagar, were restored on Saturday evening.
The process of fully restoring the landline connectivity, baring in a few pockets, is underway and more telephone lines would be restored soon, they added.
However, the services continued to remain snapped in the commercial hub of Lal Chowk and Press Enclave here.
On Saturday, principal secretary and government spokesperson Rohit Kansal said eight more exchanges having 5,300 landlines -- would be restored over the weekend.
However, mobile telephone services and internet, including BSNL's Broadband and private leased-line internet, remain unavailable. They were snapped on August 5 when the Centre abrogated provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution and reorganised the state into two Union territories Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
Restrictions have been lifted from most areas of the Kashmir valley, but the deployment of security forces continued on the ground to maintain law and order.
Markets across Kashmir continued to remain shut for the 21st consecutive day as shops and other business establishments were closed, while the public transport also was off the roads, the officials said.
The weekly flea market was also did not open.
However, some vendors put up stalls in a few areas of the city, they said.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU