AIIMS row: Protests continue in jammu over demand of separate AIIMS, clashes in many places

Protests continue in Jammu over the demand of separate AIIMS for the jammu region.AIIMS Coordination Committee members clashed with police which is deployed in the area to maintain peace. The AIIMS Coordination Committee outrightly rejected the “AIIMS like facilities” announcement made by the government. Bandh call badly affected normal life in Jammu.Business and public transport in Jammu remained paralyzed.
Modi government in the centre had earlier announced AIIMS for Kashmir region while IIMS and IIT were announced for Jammu. In the meanwhile , government announced that the AIIMS like facilities will be given in Jammu also which triggered protests in the region.The AIIMS Coordination Committee is demanding a separate AIIMS for the Jammu region.