Intense Clashes Erupt in Srinagar Parts- Authorities Shut Educational Institutes in Kashmir for Another Day

May 24

To protest the killing of Zakir Musa, Slain Militant commander, intense clashes have erupt in parts of Srinagar city on Friday evening, amid a complete ban on Mobile internet services.

Locals told The Kashmiriyat that clashes have erupted in Saraf Kadal, Nawa Kadal, Nowhatta, Eid- Gah areas of Srinagar as hundreds of youth hit the streets shouting Pro Zakir Musa and Pro independence slogans.

The Forces deployed in the area fired tear smoke shells to disperse the youth, however the clashes were going on when this report was filed.

Meanwhile, The administration in Kashmir has ordered closure of all schools and colleges across the Kashmir division tomorrow on May 25 on Saturday.

Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said the decision to close the said educational institutions has been taken as a precautionary measure.