Section 144 imposed in Poonch district

Jammu: Authorities have imposed restrictions in J&K’s Poonch district as a precautio­n­ary measure. District Magistrate Rahul Yadav has imposed restrictions under Section 144 of the CrPC from Monday.

“In view of the prevailing law-and-order situation, people may resort to agitation. There is apprehension such people or groups can cau­se obstructions and injure per­sons and enda­n­ger human life and property, disturb tranquillity and cause riots,” it said.

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