The troopers deployed near Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar thrashed a driver early morning on Monday after which the driver parked his vehicle on the main road joined by dozens of other drivers to protest against the unprovoked thrashing.
Hundreds of vehicles were stranded on Srinagar-Jammu highway from Pampore to Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar on Saturday due to a protest against the thrashing of a driver allegedly by the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers.
A massive traffic jam has been witnessed on the highway with hundreds of vehicles stranded.
This news was brought to us by Basharat Nazir from Shirpora who is one of the stranded in the heavy traffic jam. If you wish to make contributions to 'The Kashmiriyat', write to us at email@example.com