Rig Veda      इममिन्द्र सुतं पिब ज्येष्ठममर्त्यं मदं।     शुक्रस्य त्वाभ्यक्षरन्धारा ऋतस्य सादने।। ऋग्वेद १-८४-४।।               हे इंद्र (जीवात्मा), तुम अमृत्व और भक्ति का रस पान करो। पवित्र और आनंदमय उपासना की सत्य और विधियुक्त धाराओं को अपने हृदयप्रदेश में बल और महिमा प्रदान करने के लिए बहने दो। (ऋग्वेद १-८४-४)            O Indra (soul), you drink the juice of immortal and devotion. Let the purifying and blissful streams of devotion flow for you into the seat (heart) of truth and law to achieve pure and brilliant power and glory. (Rig Veda 1-84-4)

02.06.2020 अज़ छि न्यर्ज़ला काह (निर्जला एकादशी) ज़्येठॖ (ज्येष्ठ) ज़ूनॖ पछॖ (शुक्ल पक्ष) काह (देवादेव) (एकादशी) बॊम्वार (मंगलवार) श्री सप्तर्षि सम्वत 5096, Jyesth Maas Shukla Paksh Nerzala Ekadashmiyaam Partamiyaam Duadashmiyaam Mangalvaasra sanayitaam. Kashmiri Pandit Nirvasan Samvat_ 31 Sapthrishi Samvat _ 5096
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Broadband internet services will be restored on ‘limited scale’ in Kashmir-DGP

Date:- 16 Dec 2019

Director General of Police Dilbag Singh has said broadband internet service in the valley will be restored on a “limited scale” in the coming days.
“Curbs have been relaxed to a large extent. Phones are working (in Kashmir Valley). Broadband is functional in all districts of Jammu and we are thinking of restoring this facility, wherever possible, on a limited scale in Kashmir in the coming days,” the police chief told reporters on the sidelines of a function in Kathua district on the weekend.
However, he remained non-committal on the release of political leaders, including three former chief ministers, who are under detention since August 5 when the Centre revoked Jammu and Kashmir’s special status under Article 370 of the Constitution and reorganised the state into two Union Territories — Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.
Internet services across all platforms continue to remain suspended in the valley, along with prepaid phone service.
On December 4, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor G C Murmu had said that internet services would be restored in Kashmir in phases once the situation turns “more normal”, but gave no timeline.
Asked when detained political leaders would be released, the DGP said, “It is difficult to speak on this at the moment. We will inform you when there will be something.”
Landline phones were the first to be restored in the valley on August 25 followed by post-paid mobile phones after a gap of 72 days on October 14.
However, SMS facilities were stopped within a few hours after the Army claimed terrorists were using the services to mobilise people.
Over 25 lakh prepaid mobile phones and internet services remain suspended.
There has been a growing demand for restoration of internet services, especially from media, business and student communities.
Earlier, officials had said there are apprehensions that vested interests might misuse internet services to create a law and order situation in the valley and a decision to restore these facilities would be taken at an appropriate time after assessing the situation.

Courtesy: The State Times:  16th December, 2019