Curfew clamped in Pulwama, Baramulla districts
Curfew was on Monday clamped in Pulwama and Baramulla districts of Kashmir, while it remained in force in some other areas of the valley including in parts of Srinagar, in view of the separatists call for a protest march to the three districts.
Normal life also remained disrupted in the valley for the 73rd straight day.
A police official said that curfew has been imposed in Pulwama and Baramulla districts on Monday, while it remains in force in Shopian and five police station areas of downtown (interior city) along with Batamaloo in uptown Srinagar.
He said the curbs have been imposed to maintain law and order in view of the separatists call for a march to the three districts of Baramulla, Pulwama and Srinagar.
The official said restrictions on the assembly of people continued to remain in force in the rest of the
The separatists, in the weekly protest programme, have called for a march to the three districts Baramulla (in north Kashmir), Srinagar (in central Kashmir) and Pulwama (in south Kashmir) on Monday.
They have asked the people of north Kashmir districts of Bandipora and Kupwara to march towards Baramulla, people of south Kashmir districts of Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag to march to Pulwama and people of Central Kashmir districts of Ganderbal and Budgam to march towards Srinagar.