Authorities have decided to impose curfew in most of Srinagar city, a top official said.
Unlike the traditional “five police sttaion” of Srinagar – that make most of the main Srinagar city, authorities have added three uptown police sttaions in the curfew bound areas. These are areas falling under the polic stations of Kral Khud, Batamaloo and Maisuma.
Forces near encounter site in which top militant was killed in Saimoh Tral. KL Image: Bilal Bahadur
Authorities said they will not permit any movemnet in the curfew bound belts. This, they said, is aimed at prevented the escalation of tensions in Kashmir.
“These are not restrictions,” one officer said. “It is curfew.”