Kashmir shutdown

Restrictions lifted in most parts of Kashmir after Friday prayers

Fresh restrictions were imposed in many parts of the Valley on Friday in view of apprehensions that vested interests might exploit the large Friday prayer gatherings at big mosques and shrines.

published on : 21st September 2019

Fresh restrictions in Kashmir Valley in view of Friday prayers

Normal life continued to remain affected across the valley for the 47th consecutive day with markets closed and public transport off the roads, the officials said.

published on : 20th September 2019

Article 370 fallout: Normal life remains affected in Kashmir for 41st consecutive day

Restrictions, which were imposed in the Hazratbal area of the city on Friday, were lifted, the officials said, adding most areas of the valley were restrictions-free.

published on : 14th September 2019

Kashmir clampdown: NC leader's twins visit detained dad on their birthday

National Conference youth president Salman Sagar had a reason to smile on Friday despite being under detention since August 5.

published on : 31st August 2019

Telecom embargo in Kashmir Valley hits communication between security forces and sources 

Restrictions on telecommunications have also affected security forces, who are facing problems in gathering intelligence inputs about terrorists in Kashmir. 

published on : 31st August 2019

Kashmir situation: No public Friday prayers in Valley, shopkeeper shot dead by militants

Militants opened fire at Ghulam Mohammad, 65, when he was closing his shop at Parimpora area late Thursday.

published on : 31st August 2019

Situation peaceful in Kashmir valley, normal life continues to remain hit: Officials

The security personnel deployed to maintain law and order stayed put even as restrictions were lifted from most areas of the valley, the officials said.

published on : 27th August 2019

Kashmir clampdown: Normal life remains affected in Valley as markets, schools remain closed

Restrictions were lifted in most areas of the valley, but the deployment of security forces continued to maintain law and order, officials said.

published on : 26th August 2019

Total shutdown in valley

Mehbooba, Omar and other Kashmiri leaders arrested; mobile Internet and SMS, landline services and TV channels suspended

published on : 6th August 2019

Burhan Wani's death anniversary: Shops shut, internet suspended in separatist-called shutdown in Kashmir

Burhan Wani, once a poster boy of militancy in the Valley, was killed in an encounter with security forces on 8 July, 2016, in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

published on : 8th July 2019

Shutdown called by separatists hits normal life in Kashmir 

The two-day shutdown, which began on Wednesday, has been called by the Joint Resistance Leadership, comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik.

published on : 13th February 2019

Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front chairman Yasin Malik arrested to foil protests in Srinagar, Hurriyat Conference chairman under house arrest

The separatists called for a protest strike for today against the killing of civilians allegedly in security forces firing recently and the killing of veteran journalist Shujaat Bukhari.

published on : 21st June 2018