Srinagar: Following a call from the resistance leaders for a protest shutdown, authorities on Monday made heavy deployment of government forces, officials said.
However, there was no curfew anywhere in the valley, they said.
Heavy deployment has been made in all the district headquarters and sensitive areas including Kulgam district which witnessed massive protests on Sunday.
Clashes had erupted on Sunday in Fresal village of Kulgam district where eight people — two civilians, two army soldiers and four local militants — were killed during a gunfight.
Scores of people were injured in these clashes.