South Kashmir’ Tral town is observing a complete shutdown against a CRPF camp located in main bazaar.
As per an eyewitness, all business establishments are closed while the traffic is off the roads.
Pertinently, Tral Traders Association has asked government authorities to remove the Paramilitary bunker from Bus Stand by August 4 or face the agitation. They allege, said CRPF bunker is a continuous source of nuisance for them.
“There is no traffic for Tral today as the area is shut against the presence of CRPF camp in the town,” a driver from the area said. “People are demanding that the camp should be removed,” he added.
The reports said that the business community of the area has raised a tent in the main Chowk and are raising slogans against the camp. “The people have gathered in the tent and are demanding removal of the CRPF camp,” a local from the area said.
“Not only we people, but drivers and locals also suffer as after every incident of stone-pelting, tear-gas shelling, ransacking, window pane smashing and sometimes aerial firing follows,” the president Trade Union Association Ishfaq Ahmad Kar said.