Srinagar, Dec 22: After massive protests and retaliatory STF police action in North Kashmir’s Palhalan village, ‘strict ‘restrictions have been put in place in and around Palhalan village of North Kashmir.
According to locals all the entry and exit points of Palhalan have been seized and strict restrictions have been imposed from the Higher secondary school area which includes areas Gojri mohalla, Dar mohalla, Naik mohaala, Bagat mohalla, Aarm mohalla, Kitpora and other adjoining areas.
“The entire has been cordoned and all entry and exit points have been sealed,” a local said while talking to a Srinagar newspaper over phone.
Meanwhile locals further said that elders of village have appealed to shops and business establishments to observe complete shutdown as there are reports that police is looking for few shopkeepers and drivers who they believe were ‘involved in case of stone pelting on the eve of Eid.’
“Right now there is complete shut down but elders have also appealed to observe complete shutdown,” they said.
The locals added that the stone pelting has stopped but heavy deployment of police including STF personnel, CRPF and 29RR have been made in entire area.