Jammu, August 21: Curfew was imposed and Army was deployed for taking flag march by the authorities in Samba district late night following the protest by mob at Raya Morh againat sacrilegious act demanding the arrest of culprits and blocked the National Highway.
SHO Vijaypur, Dy SP Vijaypur and tehsildar reached the spot tried to pacify the spot soon after the incident and however failed to control the mob. Later Additional DC, SDM Vijaypur also reached the spot and were also failed to pacify the mob. When DC Samba Sheetal Nanda reached the spot the mob torched the vehicle of DC.
The authorities closed the Jammu-Pathankot National Highway for traffic and no vehicle was allowed to proceed ahead from Bari Brahmana and Ghagwal and Army was also deployed in the area.
With Inputs from- Daily Excelsior