High security alert in Kashmir ahead of Modi’s visit

Srinagar: Extra forces personnel have been deployed in strength at sensitive places across the Valley ahead of PM Modi’s visit on Sunday.
The Prime Minister is visiting Jammu region of the state to inaugurate the long highway tunnel (9 km), which would reduce the travel distance between Jammu and Srinagar by 31 kms and save travel time by two hours.
Official sources said that forces have been put on high alert especially after yesterday’s attack of militants in the city outskirts.
They said that Srinagar, Jammu highway has been closed for common people to facilitate Modi’s visit.