Municipal elections: JRL calls shutdown in areas going to polls in 3rd phase

Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 11 2018

The Joint Resistance Leadership on Thursday called for a complete shutdown in areas going to polls in the third phase of municipal elections on October 13.

“As in the previous two phases People will again show their total rejection and dismissal of this farce by staying away and boycotting it completely,” a JRL statement said today.

The JRL comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik has called for shutdown in the following areas: Lal Chowk, Rajbagh, Ikhrajpora, Mehjoor Nagar, Natipora, Chanapora, Budshah Nagar, Bagaat Barzulla, Rawalpora, Hyderpora, Khanka-e-Moualla, Mahraj Gung, Jamia Masjid, Makhdoom Sahib, Khawaja Bazar, Aquilmir Khanyar, Rouzabal, Doulatabad, Islamyarbal, Nawab Bazar, Nawa Kadal, Safa Kadal, Rathpora, Eidgah, Palpora, Tarabal.

Hajin, Sopore, Uri, Tral, Awanitpora, Mattan, Pahalgam, Aishmuqam, Seer Hamdani.