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SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown was observed in district Kupwara on Thursday in view of 28th anniversary of Handwara massacre.

According to reports all shops and business establishments remained closed in Handwara town and other areas of district Kupwara. while traffic is off the roads and there is very thin presence of employees in government offices.

On this day in 1990, the forces opened fire on a procession at Handwara near police station resulting in the death of 22 protestors and while injuring hundreds of others

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