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High alert in Kashmir ahead of Independence Day

ANI  |  Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] 

A high alert has been imposed across the Kashmir Valley ahead of the Independence Day on Tuesday, amid reports of a grenade-lobbying incident taking place recently.

Speaking to ANI, J-K (DGP) SP Vaid said that such incidents happen there, but they will ensure that the August 15 celebrations go well.

"We have taken all the precautions and sufficient deployments have been made. I am sure August 15 will pass off peacefully and well-attended," he added.

celebrates its 70th Independence Day on August 15 - Tuesday.

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First Published: Sun, August 13 2017. 17:43 IST