He said the restrictions on gathering of people under Section 144 CrPC have been imposed in Khanyar, Nowhatta, Rainawari, M R Gunj and Safakadal police station areas of the city as a precautionary measure. Security forces have been deployed in strength in sensitive areas to prevent any law and order situation, he said.
Section 144 CrPC have been imposed in various areas of the state capital
Educational institutes in the valley are closed due to the on-going summer vacations. The state government yesterday distanced itself from the issue saying no permission was given for the yatra. It said the Kounsarnag yatra starts from the traditional route of Reasi in Jammu region and does not pass through the Valley.