SRINAGAR: Authorities imposed restrictions on Friday in Rajouri town to maintain law and order.
Officials said restrictions under section 144 CrPc have been imposed in Rajouri town to maintain law and order. Under these preventive orders, an assembly of five or more persons is deemed as unlawful.
Tension gripped the town in the aftermath of a dispute between two communities over a piece of land.
Authorities have imposed restrictions to prevent any flare-up between the two communities after Friday’s congregational prayers in the town.
Heavy deployments of police and paramilitary forces have been made to maintain peace in the town.