Sopore, Publish Date: Sep 14 2018
Shutdown is being observed in Sopore and Zainageer areas of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district today to protest the killing of a Hurriyat activist and mourn the deaths of two militants in a gunfight yesterday.
Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik have appealed for shutdown in these areas.
Authorities last evening ordered the closure of all educational institutions in Sopor sub-division today.
Hurriyat (G) activist Hakim-ur-Rehman was shot dead by unknown gunmen last week.