Strike affects normal life in Kashmir today


Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, normal life remained affected in the Valley for the 131st consecutive day, today, due to the strike against illegal Indian occupation and the ongoing Indian brutalities in the territory.

Shops, fuel stations and other business establishments were shut, while traffic was off the road in Srinagar and other districts of the Valley. Schools, colleges and universities also remained closed. The joint Hurriyet leadership had called for anti-India strike, today.

The All Parties Hurriyet Conference in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the recent killing of a 21-year old youth Rizwan and shelling on his funeral procession by Indian forces. It said that Indian forces recognized as the beasts and rogues in uniform were killing Kashmiris by bullets and pellets and even crushing them to death with their vehicles.