Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Internet services restored in Shillong

First Published: 14th June, 2018 21:41 IST

Internet services have been restored in Shillong and other areas in the Khasi-Jaintia Hill region, 13 days after the clashes that broke out in the city, forcing the government to

Internet services have been restored in Shillong and other areas in the Khasi-Jaintia Hill region, 13 days after the clashes that broke out in the city, forcing the government to impose a curfew.

Mobile Internet and messaging services were suspended on June 1 in seven districts of the Khasi-Jaintia Hill region, a day after clashes broke out at the Motphran locality of the City.

The messaging services were restored on June 7, but the mobile internet was re-activated yesterday. The decision to lift suspension on Mobile Internet services was taken after the police informed the government that the situation had returned to normal.

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
LS Election 2024-Meghalaya: NPP will replace the Congress, says NPP’s Shillong candidate Ampareen Lyngdoh

Ampareen Lyngdoh feels that the voters this time will also give priority on the personality of the contesting candidates.

14th April 2024
Banner
Pre-poll violence: Meghalaya CEO chairs key meet of political parties in Shillong

Representatitves of the political parties also voiced their concern in view of the incidents.

12th April 2024
Banner
Meghalaya L.S Polls 2024: 6,106 voters to cast ballots under EC’s ‘home-voting’ initiative

The home-voting procedure which has been going on in the hill state of Meghalaya is expected to complete by April 13.

12th April 2024
Banner
Meghalaya: First runner-up of Masterchef India season 8, Nambie Jessica Marak joins NPP

Her move to join politics after gaining fame in the culinary world reflects her multi-faceted persona and his desire to contribute to society beyond the realm of cooking.

12th April 2024
Banner
Meghalaya: NPP leader Mawlein Mawkhan’s house attacked in fresh incident of pre-poll violence

Shillong has witnessed a surge in violent episodes, reflecting heightened tensions in the run-up to the crucial voting day.

11th April 2024