EARLY TIMES REPORT
SRINAGAR, Jan 22: The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday extended the 4G mobile internet ban till February 6 in all districts, except in Ganderbal and Udhampur. Internet services were cut off in Jammu and Kashmir last year on August 5, hours before the Centre revoked Article 370 of the Constitution and split the state into two Union Territories. The low-speed or 2G internet service on mobile phones was restored on January 25, although outages continue to be imposed intermittently amid. a complete ban on 4G network. On August i6, the government restarted high-speed mobile data service in Ganderbal and Udhampur districts on a "trial basis", as part of "calibrated easing of instructions".