Srinagar, Apr 2, CNS: Kashmir Economic Alliance on Tuesday held a protest demonstration against the “killing spree” in Kashmir.
Scores of traders assembled in Press Enclave Srinagar morning and held a demonstration against the killings of four civilians in Shopian on Sunday.
The demonstration was led by Co-Chairperson Kashmir Economic Alliance Farooq Ahmed Dar.
The protesters demanded the government to take cognizance of the situation prevalent here and stop killings forthwith.
Later, the traders tried to take out a march towards United Nations headquarters at Sonwar here. However, huge posse of government forces already deployed near Polo view prevented them from marching ahead. Many traders were also detained by forces.
Earlier while talking to reporters, Dar said that it is a preplanned genocide. “These killings are condemnable. Hearts of every Kashmiri are bleeding as our youth are being continuously killed on one pretext or the other.” (CNS)