BANK CRISIS HITS PAKISTAN; WITHDRAWALS LIMITED TO $18.69 A WEEK! COMMUNICATIONS NOW CUT-OFF COMPLETELY IN KASHMIR!
With military tensions skyrocketing between India and Pakistan, the government of Pakistan has imposed a LIMIT ON CASH WITHDRAWALS from its banks.
People are now limited to 3000 Pakistan Rupee (PKR) per week; which translates into US$18.69
How anyone can even eat under such limitations is a question now faced by millions inside Pakistan.
This is a developing story, check back for updates. . . .
UPDATE 5:34 PM EDT —
Government has imposed restrictions under section 144 CrPC in Srinagar with effect from Midnight 5th August 2019 which shall remain in force till further orders. This means a CURFEW is imposed. No one is allowed out between certain hours.
Broadband internet services have been cut in Kashmir. Complete internet ban in valley now.
I can confirm that all phone services have been suspended in the Kashmir valley.
Cell service, phone lines, cable, internet.
Complete communications shutdown except satellite phones.
It’s a total communications blackout. READ MORE