Jammu: The pattern of ongoing spate of massive crackdown and arrests going on in Kashmir since Friday evening showed some presence in Jammu region as well with nine youth being arrested in Rajouri.
Nine youths were taken into custody on Monday for resorting to sloganeering and creating chaos in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, officials said.
A group of nine youths, including some college students, appeared at Gujjar Mandi chowk in the Rajouri city and resorted to sloganeering and creating chaos thereby spreading panic among the people, they said.
They had not taken any permission from the authorities concerned for holding any protest. The sudden sloganeering spread chaos and panic among the people, the officials said.
Acting swiftly, a team of police headed by SHO Rajouri Ajaz Haider rushed to the spot took all the nine youths into preventive custody, they said.