On the death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, Kashmir valley was on curfew and officials also put the stopage on Amarnath Yatra to stop the violance.Curfew was imposed in five police stations — Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R. Gunj and Safa Kadal in old city Srinagar.Curfew was also imposed in home town of Burhan Wani, town of pulwama. Wani was killed in a gunfight with security forces in Kokernag area of Anantnag district last year.Anantnag, Shopian, Pulwama, Kulgam, Baramulla, Sopore areas are also be prohibited and other towns to prevent separatist called protest.The unprohibited areas of Srinagar also get influenced as shops, public transport and other businesses remained closed and very little private transport was seen on the roads.The security forces maintaining vigil were in movement on the roads only.Lt General D. Anbu, the GOC of Northern Command, and Lt. General J.S. Sandhu, Corps Commander of Srinagar based Chinar Corps, visited south Kashmir areas to review security situation on Friday.When militants fired at an army petrol party in Bandipora district, three soldiers were injured on Saturday. Police put the barrier on the area and searches was on to trace the militants.On Saturday no pilgrim was allowed to move towards the valley from Jammu, as officials suspend the Amarnath Yatra for the day. Train services between Baramulla and Bannihal town were suspended too.All exams scheduled for Saturday by the University of Kashmir have been cancelled.Internet services and telecom services also suspend for the day.Officials do it because anti-national people can upload the malicious matter on social sites.Given the massive unrest triggered last year due to Wani’s killing, authorities have beefed up security to ensure that situation remains under control.At least 94 civilian protesters were killed and over 200 lost vision partially or completely due to pellets fired by the security forces to control unruly mobs during the 2016 unrest.Unrest lasted for 53 days and normal life, businesses, tourism and education got also affected by this.
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