Section 144 imposed around examination centres in Kulgam, Kupwara
Following the publication of the examination calendar for the HSS-II and SSE of 10th and 12th classes (Annual Regular), 2017 in the valley with effect from 01 November 2017, the District Magistrate Kulgam and District Magistrate Kupwara today issued orders imposing restrictions under Sec 144 of CrPC around a radius of 200 metres from the examination centres.
These instructions were imposed to prevent any obstruction and to ensure the smooth conduct of the examinations.
The restrictions are imposed on assembly of five or more persons outside all the examination centers within the radius of 200 metres.
These prohibitory restrictions shall remain in force till the conclusion of the examinations.
Meanwhile, the District Police in respective districts have been instructed to implement the instructions in letter and spirit. Besides, all the Tehsildars & Naib Tehsildars have been designated as Magistrates in their respective jurisdictions