Srinagar, April 13: Complete shutdown continued in South and North Kashmir, today, against the killing of four civilians by Indian troops in Kulgam district.
All shops and commercial establishments remained closed while traffic was off the road.
Four civilians were killed after Indian troops opened fire on protesters in Khudwani area of Kulgam on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the puppet authorities continued to suspend internet services in Srinagar city and in South Kashmir areas besides suspending Banihal-Baramulla train service. The authorities had also imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killings.
Residents of Bhadarwah, Kishtwar and Ramban areas also observed complete shutdown against the killing of civilians in Kulgam. Reports said that shutdown affected normal life as the majority of the shops and business establishments and educational institutions remained shut. The shutdown call was given by Anjuman-e-Islamia Bhadarwah and Imam Jamia Masjid Kishtwar.