“2849 families of Srinagar district who lost their houses totally in the floods have been distributed interim relief,” said a spokesman.
The last time on October 13, they had fired a few mortar shells on the Indian side at Arnia and Saujjian areas.
BJP spokesperson Khalid Jehangir said his party was also ready for polls.
The J&K government has recommended a payment of Rs 25 lakh per family. Nearly 36,384 families were displaced from PoK and Chhamb areas.
Amitabh Bachchan appealed to all citizens to contribute to the cause of rehabilitating the flood-ravaged Kashmir.
Pakistan continued targeting civilian areas with mortar shells all along the international border.
The Border Security Force has, meanwhile, refused to call Pakistan for a flag meeting .
A BSF spokesman said that the BSF troops at all the places gave a “strong and befitting reply” to the Pakistani Rangers.
While two people have been arrested, more are likely as police are looking for others raising provocative slogans.
There was no reason to violate the ceasefire. It was a deliberate attempt from Pak side to target the civilian areas.
This was done in order to provide safety to the villagers in the backdrop of heavy shelling from across the border.
The IED was suspected to have been planted by militants. Army troops have launched an operation to sanitize the area.
Eid will be celebrated in Kashmir exactly a month after floods devastated many parts of the state including the summer capital Srinagar.
A number of infiltration attempts were foiled by Army troops, resulting into the elimination of 14 terrorists.
A 17-year-old girl was killed and four other civilians injured in the firing along LoC.