Srinagar,Dec 16 CNS:The Muslim community of Chenab Valley Sunday observed complete shutdown against civilian killings in Kashmir.
Expressing their solidarity with the Kashmiris, Muslim community of Banihal, Bhaderwah, Doda and Kishtwar district observed shutdown. The shops remained closed while public transport was off the road.
Normal life was affected in Bhadarwah, Doda and Kishtwar towns due to a shutdown call to protest the killing of civilians in Pulwama firing.
In Bhaderwah valley the call for strike was issued by the Anjuman-e-Islamia Bhadarwah and peaceful protest was led by AIP district president Najmus Saqib against the government.
It is notable to mention here that at least 11 people including seven civilians (and dozens civilians were injured) , three militants and a soldier were killed in a blood-spattered gunfight in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday .
The civilian casualties occurred when protesters hit to roads during the gunfight and clashed with deployed forces. The Forces used live ammunition to suppress the protesters.(CNS)