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Curfew reimposed in parts of Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

Srinagar: Curfew was today reimposed in many parts of Kashmir, including summer capital Srinagar, due to apprehension of violence after Friday prayers, even as normal life in the Valley remained paralysed. “Curfew has been imposed in Srinagar city and towns of Baramulla, Pattan, Anantnag, Shopian and Pulwama,” a police official said. He said curbs have

Curfew, restrictions continue in Kashmir

Srinagar: Curfew and restrictions continued in Kashmir today to maintain law and order, a day after two youths died in clashes in the Valley taking the toll in the unrest to 78. “Curfew continues in Baramullah, Tangmarg, Pattan and Handwara towns of Kashmir as a precautionary measure,” a police officer said. Yesterday, authorities had clamped

Curfew imposed in Kashmir, Eid prayers only in mosques

Srinagar: Authorities imposed curfew in all the 10 districts of Kashmir on Wednesday to prevent post Eid prayer protests called by the separatists. Authorities disallowed Eid congregation in Srinagar and all others major cities and towns to avoid large scale violence. People could offer prayers only in mosques. Police constable, Rouf Ahmed, who was injured

Curfew lifted in Kashmir

Srinagar: Curfew was today lifted fromentire Kashmir a day after it was imposed in some areas to maintain law and order in view of Friday congregations. Normal life remained affected for 64th consecutive day in the unrest-hit Valley where 73 persons have been killed and several thousand others injured in clashes since Hizbul Mujahideen militant

Curfew reimposed in many areas ahead of Friday congregations

Srinagar:  Curfew was today reimposed in many parts of Kashmir for maintaining law and order ahead of Friday prayers. Normal life remained paralysed for 63rd consecutive day in the unrest-hit Valley where 73 persons have been killed and several thousand others injured in the violence which erupted after Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani was gunned

Kashmir Valley shut for 62nd consecutive day

Srinagar: Authorities made heavy deployment of security forces in Srinagar and other areas of the Kashmir Valley on Thursday as life remained paralysed for the 62nd consecutive day, officials said. A senior police officer said deployment of security forces in sufficient strength have been made in old city and uptown areas of Srinagar and other

Curfew, restrictions lifted from Kashmir

Srinagar: Authorities on Sunday lifted curfew and restrictions from the entire Kashmir Valley ahead of the arrival of the 28-member all party delegation led by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. A senior police official said there would be no curfew or restrictions anywhere in the Valley “Sufficient deployment of security forces has been made to

Curfew in parts of Srinagar, restrictions in rest of Kashmir

Srinagar: Curfew continued in parts of Srinagar today in view of the separatists’ call for occupying Lal Chowk and Airport Road here while curfew-like restrictions remained in force in rest of Kashmir even as normal life remained paralysed for the 57th day. “Curfew remains in force in five police station areas of downtown Srinagar and

Curfew, shutdown in Kashmir for 57th day

Srinagar: Authorities have imposed curfew the separatist protest shutdown continued for the 57th consecutive day in the Valley on Saturday. Police said curfew has been imposed in Baramulla, Sopore and Badgam towns in addition to areas falling under Nowhatta and M.R.Gunj in Srinagar city. Heavy deployments of security forces and restrictions were in place in

Authorities impose curfew in Kashmir

Srinagar:  Authorities on Friday imposed curfew in most places of the Kashmir Valley to prevent protests and maintain law and order. A senior police official said, “Restrictions will remain in force in Badgam, Ganderbal, Bandipora and Handwara.” “Curfew has been imposed in Srinagar city and all other district headquarters and towns of the Valley,” he

Curfew imposed in three places in Kashmir

Srinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) Authorities on Thursday imposed curfew at three places in the Kashmir Valley Thursday as separatists extended their protest shutdown till September 8.”Curfew has been imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta and M.R.Gunj police stations in Srinagar city along with Baramulla,” a senior police official said. Authorities had lifted

Curfew lifted, clashes begin in kashmir

Srinagar: Authorities on Wednesday lifted curfew from Kashmir Valley, first time since the present unrest began, while clashes erupted at some places between stone pelters and security forces. “Curfew has been lifted from the entire valley. Restrictions preventing assembly of five or more persons under section 144 CrPc will remain in force,” a police official

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Curfew lifted from Kashmir after 51 days

Srinagar: Authorities on Monday lifted curfew from Kashmir after 51 days since the ongoing unrest began on July 9, officials said. “Curfew has been lifted from the entire Valley. But, it will remain in force in Pulwama town and in areas under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta and M.R.Gunj police stations in Srinagar,” a senior police

Curfew relaxed in Srinagar

Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) Authorities on Monday lifted curfew after 52 days from the valley except at three places, police said.”Curfew has been lifted from all over the valley. It will, however, remain in force in Pulwama town and in the areas falling under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta and M.R. Gunj police stations in Srinagar,”

Curfew, restrictions continue in Kashmir for 51st day

Srinagar:  Authorities on Sunday continued curfew and restrictions in Kashmir for the 51st consecutive day. Police said curfew will remain imposed only in Anantnag town while restrictions under section 144 of the CrPc (criminal procedure code) will continue in the rest of the Valley including Srinagar. Despite restrictions in Srinagar city, private vehicles and three-wheelers

Curfew, restrictions continue in Kashmir

Srinagar:  Curfew and restrictions continued for the 58th day across Kashmir on Saturday, as the death toll rose to 72 in the ongoing unrest. Militants killed a police constable identified as Khurshid Ahmad Ganai in Koil village of Pulwama district on Saturday morning when he was leaving for duty. The body of another youth who

Kashmir unrest: Curfew, shutdown continue to cripple life

Srinagar: There was no let up in the government-imposed curfew and separatist-called shutdown on Friday, the 49th day of Kashmir unrest that has brought life to a standstill in the troubled valley. Police said the strict curfew will continue without any relaxation in Anantnag, Pulwama, Badgam, Shopian and Srinagar city while restrictions on the assembly

Curfew, restrictions continue for 48th day in Kashmir

Srinagar: Authorities on Thursday continued curfew and restrictions in Kashmir for the 48th consecutive day as the separatists extended the protest shutdown till September 1. “Curfew will remain in force in Anantnag, Pulwama and Srinagar districts while restrictions will continue in Ganderbal, Bandipora, Kupwara, Baramulla, Shopian, Kulgam and Badgam districts,” a senior police official said.

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Curfew remains in force in some areas of Srinagar

Srinagar: Curfew remained in force in some areas of Srinagar and two towns of south Kashmir today, while restrictions on the assembly of people in rest of the Valley continued for the 47th consecutive day in the wake of violence following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani. Curfew is in force in five police

Curfew lifted from parts of Srinagar

Srinagar: Curfew was today lifted from most areas of Srinagar in view of the improving situation, even as normal life in the Valley remained affected for the 46th straight day due to restrictions and strike in the wake of violence following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani. Curfew has been lifted from most areas