Srinagar: Life returned to normal on Friday after remaining affected due to strike for four days in parts of Pulwama in south Kashmir, where five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants were killed in a fierce encounter after a group of fidayeen stormed into a camp in the wee hours of Sunday.
Shops and business establishments opened and traffic is also plying on all routes normally. Work in government offices, banks and tuition and coaching centres was also normal.
However, additional forces and state police personnel remained deployed in main town and tehsil headquarters to prevent any untoward incident. Forces remained deployed at Pampore and Awantipora to prevent protests along the highway.UNI