Srinagar: As the high speed internet was restored on late Friday night after 18 month in Jammu and Kashmir, it may pose challenges for the security forces to deal with cyber security.
Talking exclusively with a local news agency, senior superintendent of police, Cyber crime Kashmir Tahir Ashraf while welcoming the restoration of 4G internet in Jammu and Kashmir said that it will also pose challenges for them.
He said that the restoration high speed internet will come up with its own set of challenges, however, they are ready to deal with any challenge.
“With high speed internet the online traffic will increase and will pose more challenges for cyber security. But we are ready to deal with any challenge as we have been dealing during 2G internet speed,” he said.
He also appealed to all the social media users in Jammu and Kashmir to upload and share content online only after proper verification.
“People must desist from sharing content online without verifying its authenticity. And if anybody is found sharing any content without authenticity he will be dealt with strictly under law,” he said.
Ashraf said that after restoration of high speed internet across J-K, people should not misuse it.
Pertinently, high speed internet was restored in J&K on Friday late evening after 18 months after the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019. (KNS)