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, […]
Srinagar: Downtown Srinagar looked like a military garrison on the anniversary of the Hawal massacre of May 21, 1990, when 67 people were killed and hundreds injured after paramilitary troops opened fire on the funeral procession of Mirwaiz Moulana Mohammad Farooq, killed earlier on the same day, near the Islamic College Hawal. Curfew-like restrictions were […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
Women’s protests attacked with teargas shells; women of Hurriyat leader’s family beaten, harassed in their home at Kulgam; troops disrupt water supply, damage transformers, ransack homes in many villages
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 […]