Restrictions in Valley till further orders: Govt

Restrictions in Valley till further orders: Govt

SRINAGAR: Strict restrictions would be imposed in parts of the Valley on Sunday to prevent protests against the killing of Sabzaar Bhat and his associate. According to the district magistrate Srinagar, strict restrictions have will be imposed within the territorial jurisdiction of seven police stations of Srinagar district, including Khanyar, Nowhatta, Safakadal, M R Gunj, […]

Police foil Hafta-e-Shahadat rally in downtown

Police foil Hafta-e-Shahadat rally in downtown

Srinagar: Police on Saturday arrested several workers of Awami Action Committee (AAC) when they tried to take out a rally in Rajouri Kadal as part of the Hafta-e-Shahadat (martyrdom week) programmes to mark the anniversaries of the killing of Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq and Abdul Gani Lone. The authorities had also imposed curfew-like restrictions in areas […]

Restrictions to continue in Srinagar’s downtown

Restrictions to continue in Srinagar’s downtown

Srinagar: Restrictions would be imposed in Srinagar’s downtown areas today on a second straight day on the death anniversary of Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq. On May 21, Hurriyat Conference-led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq holds a rally in the downtown. But to prevent it, a senior official said restrictions would be imposed in the areas failing under […]

Restrictions in city areas today

Restrictions in city areas today

Srinagar: The government on Friday ordered restrictions would be imposed in Srinagar’s downtown areas today. District magistrate Srinagar Farooq Ahmad Lone said restrictions would be imposed in the areas falling under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta, MR Gung and Safakadal police stations on Saturday as precautionary measures to avoid any untoward incident.

Restrictions on Afzal Guru anniversary

Restrictions on Afzal Guru anniversary

Srinagar: The government has decided to impose curfew-like restrictions in parts of Srinagar on the death anniversary of Afzal Guru on Thursday. “Restrictions will be imposed in several areas especially in the old city,” Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Farooq Lone told Kashmir Reader. The government forces laid barricades and stepped up vigil across the Valley to […]

Hurriyat (M) criticises restrictions on Friday prayers

Hurriyat (M) criticises restrictions on Friday prayers

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) on Friday criticised the government for not allowing prayers in the historic Jamia Masjid for the 11th consecutive Friday. “People have been stopped from offering congregational Friday prayers at Jamia Masjid Srinagar while the coalition government, breaking all records of curbs on religious practices and obligations, continued to place curfew, restrictions […]