Pampore: Protests continued on the second consecutive day on Wednesday in this highway town and people blocked the Srinagar-Jammu highway to protest against the implementation of National Food Security Act (NFSA).
Scores of residents of Kadlabal came out of their homes and blocked highway, eyewitnesses said.
The protesters shouted slogans against the government and stopped the movement of traffic on highway for more than 30 minutes causing huge traffic jam.
Police reached the spot and assured the residents that their grievances would be communicated to the higher ups.
Protests had erupted on Tuesday on the highway at Drangabal Pampore against implementation of Food Security Act (NFSA) demanding its rollback.