Scores of people on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration against the increasing braid-chopping incidents in Magam area of Budgam district.
Reports said that protesters marched from Malbachan village to Magam town.
A braid chopping incident had taken place in Malbachan village last evening.
“The shopkeepers downed their shutters in Magam town. The protesters were demanding stern action against people involved in these mysterious braid chopping incidents,” reports quoting eyewitnesses said.