Barring few incidents of stone pelting,situation in valley peaceful: Police
Police on Sunday said barring few incidents of stone pelting , situation in the valley remained peaceful.
“Except for six incidents of stone pelting in Pulwama, Kulgam, Shopian and Sopore, situation across the valley remained peaceful and under control till filing of this report,” police spokesperson said in a statement.
“In order to create disturbances, miscreants at these places assembled on roads and pelted stones on police and security forces deployment and also on the vehicular traffic. In Pulwama, a group of miscreants also pelted stones on 182 CRPF Camp at Tahab,” the statement said.
The spokesperson said that, Police and security forces used maximum restraint while dealing with the situation at these places and miscreants were chased away.
As a precautionary measure, restrictions under section 144 CrPC were imposed in some vulnerable areas to prevent any untoward incident, police said.