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Braille script guide makes voting easy

Bhopal, Dec 6 (UNI) The Election Commission of India (ECI) had given special facilities to the differently-able to join the voting process in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, official sources said on Thursday.
Visually-impaired student Rani Patel of Jabalpur was delighted to vote for the first time with the help of the Braille script guide. She lauded the ECI for making voting so easy for disabled voters. After casting his vote in Jabalpur West Polling Centre Number 187, visually-impaired Anil Kumar Saket said that he was proud that he had voted for the first time in the state.
Mr BG Billore, a director in the Women and Child Development Department, suffers from polio but fulfilled his poll responsibility in the media certification and monitoring section.
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Day curfew relaxed in Jammu, overall situation peaceful

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22 Feb 2019 | 12:45 PM

Jammu, Feb 22 (UNI) Life limped back to normal after Jammu district administration relaxed day curfew on Friday.

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Over 20 houses damaged in avalanche in Bandipora

Over 20 houses damaged in avalanche in Bandipora

22 Feb 2019 | 12:25 PM

Srinagar, Feb 22 (UNI) Over 20 residential houses were damaged after an avalanche hit village Khandiyal in border town of Gurez which remained cut off from the district headquarters Bandipora in north Kashmir due to snow, official sources said.

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Kashmir highway remains shut for day 2

Kashmir highway remains shut for day 2

22 Feb 2019 | 11:55 AM

Srinagar, Feb 22 (UNI) The 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, remained closed for the second day on Friday due to landslides and shooting stones, official sources said.

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Encounter resumes in Sopore, restriction imposed, mobile internet suspended

Encounter resumes in Sopore, restriction imposed, mobile internet suspended

22 Feb 2019 | 11:53 AM

Srinagar, Feb 22 (UNI) An encounter resumed on Friday between militants and security force during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in apple township of Sopore, where authorities suspended mobile internet and imposed restrictions under Section 144 CrPC to avoid any protest, official sources said.

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J&K: Militant killed in Sopore encounter

J&K: Militant killed in Sopore encounter

22 Feb 2019 | 11:14 AM

Srinagar, Feb 22 (UNI) A militant was killed on Friday by security forces in an encounter in apple township of Sopore, where authorities suspended mobile internet and imposed restrictions under Section 144 CrPC to avoid any protest, official sources said.

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