On February 5, Jammu & Kashmir government spokesperson Rohit Kansal tweeted that 4G mobile internet services have been restored in the entire Jammu and Kashmir area. The high-speed internet service was snapped by the government in August 2019 after the BJP led central government revoked Article 370 & downgraded the erstwhile state into two union territories. The low-speed or 2G Internet service on mobile phones was restored on January 25th, 2020.
The host of this episode of The Suno India Show, Irfan Amin Malik spoke to YouTubers, employees, students, journalists and others from different areas of Kashmir valley, who said that the high-speed internet that they recall has not been restored yet. The people also recalled how their daily life was hit back during the world’s longest internet shutdowns