Toll Tax abolished; SMS services on all mobile phones fully restored in Kashmir

Jammu: Toll Tax abolished; SMS services on all mobile phones fully restored in Kashmir. Internet connectivity have also been restored at govt hospitals across Jammu and Kashmir .

This was announced at a press conference by Jammu and Kashmir Government’s Spokesperson Rohit Kansal.

Though most services, except mobile internet, were restored in Jammu within a week, Kashmir saw landlines and post-paid services restored in phases.

Principal Secretary, Planning & Development Rohit Kansal said that toll plazas at Lakhanpur (Kathua district), Lower Munda (Anantnag district), Railway Station, Airports and all other places across the Union Territory stood abolished from Wednesday. He said that the Union Territory will incur a revenue loss of 1500 crore rupees due to abolition of toll plazas.