Kashmir Killings- Curfew in Pulwama- Mourning Elsewhere

December 16

Restrictions have been imposed in most of the towns in the Kashmir valley on Sunday as the valley has shutdon against the killing of Seven civilians and three Militants in Sirnoo area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District.

in Pulwama township, the Government Forces have imposed a strict curfew as a large number of troopers are standing guard around the main town to hamper any protest.

A Complete shutdown is being observed in other parts of the district amid pro Freedom Taranas in many Masjids.

All the entry and exit points to Pulwama township have been locked down while a Vehicle of Army announced that Curfew has been imposed in the area.

Jahangeer Ganie our Chief Correspondent for District Pulwama reported that people in droves of hundreds are still visiting the families of slain Youth in Pulwama District.

Meanwhile thousands of people have gathered here at Sirnoo to offer the 6th funeral prayer of Zahoor Ahmed Thokar, the slain Hizb commander for the second consecutive day.

Lone Nawaz, The Kashmiriyat reporter from Tral reported that The Tral area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District is witnessing deserted roads as the entire area is observing a shutdown.

In Shopian township, the Government Forces are standing vigil to protect any “Untoward” incident.

Our Shopian Reporter Sikander Gul reported that the vehicles of Government Forces are doing rounds of the entire township.

He said that the posters of Militants including Zahoor Thokar have surfaced in many Shopian Villages.

In Kulgam, Mohammed Ashraf Ganie said that the Kulgam township has been placed under strict restrictions as movement of vehicles is being heavily checked.

Educational Institutes, Railways and Oil stations are closed in the entire district.

In Islamabad, the vehicles of Government Forces are on all the main points of the township.

Government Forces in large numbers are standing vigil to thwart any kind of protest ahead, From Dooru, Sheikh Nadeem, From Achabal Waris Shah, From Shangus, Beig Fayaz, From Qazigund Murtaza Gull also reported a complete shutdown.

in Srinagar too, strict restrictions have been imposed in the down town areas.

From North Kashmir towns including Kupwara, Sopore, Baramulla, Budgam, Handwara, Bandipora our reporters said that Government forces have been placed in all the major townships to thwart any kind of protest demonstration.

Railway Services have been suspended in Kashmir for two days and Mobile internet services have been barred in South Kashmir.

Three Militants and Seven civilians were killed in Sirnoo area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama District on Saturday.

Author: News Desk