The The Central Reserve Police Force’s helpline in J&K ‘madadgaar’ got over 7000 calls in 6 days. Out of this, 171 came from outside India from 22 countries in all including UAE, Kuwait, Israel, Russia, Australia, UK, Singapore and Germany, to name a few. The maximum calls were from Kashmiris living outside the state (2,448), while 1,752 calls were made by non-Kashmiris based outside Kashmir. The CRPF helpline took details of residence of the people enquired about, after which CRPF personnel posted in the Valley visited these households and delivered the message.
Published On: Aug 20, 2019