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Curfew lifted but protests continue in Jammu
July 29, 2008 19:26 IST
"The situation is tense but curfew has been lifted as there have been no reports of any untoward incidents," deputy commissioner of police Mandeep Bandari told PTI.
Immediately after the curfew was lifted, people thronged the streets. The protestors burnt tyres and effigies of the governor at the Parade Ground and several other places.
A police spokesman said most markets and business establishments remained closed and traffic was off the roads in Jammu city and adjoining areas. All schools and educational institutions including Jammu University were closed and examinations have been cancelled.
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