Srinagar:The residents of Batamaloo area of Srinagar on second consective day on Thursday staged protest against the implementation of National Food Security Act (NFSA) in the state and were demanding rollback of the Act.
The residents mostly womens took to streets and blocked the main road of the area thereby disrupted the vehicular movement. Hundreds of buses and other vehicles coming from south and north Kashmir were stranded on two kilometre stretch which extends from Tengpora to Batamaloo Adda.
We are not getting enough ration as per the new Act” a protesting woman said.
The protesters were demanding roll back of National Food Security Act which was implemented in J&K since February 15.