Complete shutdown in IoK against civilian killings
SRINAGAR (92 News) – A complete shutdown is being observed in occupied Kashmir today (Thursday) against the martyrdom of civilians by Indian forces in Kulgam district.
Call for the protest has been given by Joint Resistance leadership, comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.
On the other hand, the Indian occupation forces have imposed restrictions in Srinagar, Kulgam and other areas and deployed Indian troops and police personnel in strength across the Kashmir valley to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killings.
The Indian authorities have also put Hurriyat leaders including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Muhammad Yasin Malik, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, Muhammad Yousuf Naqash, Hilal Ahmed War, Javaid Ahmed Mir, Bilal Siddiqi, Zafar Akbar Butt and Muhammad Ashraf Laya, under house arrest or in custody to prevent them from visiting the family members of the martyred civilians and expressing solidarity with them.
The occupation authorities have ordered closure of all educational institutions in the Valley while the Kashmir University has postponed all exams scheduled for today.
Train service between Baramulla and Banihal towns has been suspended and mobile internet facility has been snapped in Islamabad, Shopian, Kulgam and Pulwama districts.