Srinagar: In solidarity with militants killed on Wednesday a complete shutdown was observed in Karalgund and Langate areas of Tehsil Handwara.
All shops were shut and no transport movement was seen on the roads. The business establishment, offices and Banks witnessed thin attendance.
At some places clashes were reported in which three Tata Sumo were partially damaged. Meanwhile in Handwara and Kupwara also normal life was affected.
A police official said situation remained under control and extra forces were deployed to prevent any abnormal activity.
SP Handwara Ghulam Jeelani Wani told KNS that, “Situation remained normal in Karalgund and Langate areas. (KNS)