JRL calls for strike; restrictions in Srinagar parts today

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By Fast Kashmir on 04/03/2018.



Railway suspends service

Srinagar, March 4: The Joint Resistance Leadership comprsing Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik on Sunday called for strike in Kashmir Valley against the killing of three youths by army in Shopian district of south Kashmir.

“Mayhem in #Shopian! #Army shoots dead three youth Suhail Wagay,Shahid Khan,Shahnawaz Wagay all civilians travelling in a car.JRL& the people of Kashmir strongly condemn this brutality of the forces &to express deep resentment & anger will observe a complete #strike tomorrow (Monday),” Mirwaiz Umar Farooq tweeted.

Meanwhile, authorities in Srinagar announced restrictions in down areas of Nowhatta, Khaniyar, Rainawari, MR Gung and Safa Kadal besides some parts with the jurisdiction of Kral Gund and Maisuma. A police officer told GNS the decision was taken to maintain law and order.

Meanwhile, railway authorities announced to suspend train services in Kashmir Valley for Monday. A railway official here told GNS that the decision was taken in wake of the apprehensions of law and order in the Valley.  (GNS)