Restrictions continue in Kashmir parts for second day

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Srinagar: Restrictions continued in parts of Srinagar and some other places in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday.
Resistance leaders have also extended their protest shutdown call against the killings of 13 militants and four civilians in Shopian district on Sunday.
Restrictions will remain in force in seven police station areas of the city and other sensitive areas in south Kashmir to maintain law and order, the police said.
Heavy contingents of police and the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) have been deployed.
Shops, public transport, businesses and educational institutions remained closed in the valley for the second consecutive day.
Senior resistance leaders, Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai have been placed under house arrest while Muhammad Yasin Malik has been shifted to the Srinagar Central Jail.
All exams scheduled for Tuesday have been postponed by the Kashmir University. All educational institutions have been closed to prevent protests.
Train services between Baramulla and Bannihal towns have also been suspended.

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