Broadband Internet Services To Be Restored By The Evening Today With Full Access To Social Media Sites
Restoration of broadband services comes with a rider – the enforcement of Mac Binding, or forcing a computer to work a specified IP address for security reasons
New Delhi: Wired broadband internet services in the Kashmir Valley will be restored in full and access to social media websites will be permitted from this evening, a senior BSNL official said today. However, mobile internet services will continue to be restricted, with only low-speed 2G networks operational and high-speed 4G networks still blocked.
An order issued by Shaleen Kabra, Principal Secretary (Home) of the Jammu and Kashmir government, also said unfettered access to social media platforms and other websites on wired broadband lines, and 2G networks was effective only till March 17 unless extended before then.