Curfew Lifted From Many Areas Of Kashmir; Situation Peaceful; 5 Incidents Of Stone Pelting: Police22 August, 2016, By Cross Town News
SRINAGAR, AUGUST 22- Curfew was relaxed in the jurisdiction of police stations of uptown in Srinagar from 0900Hrs to 1700 Hrs including Ram Munshi Bag, Kothi Bagh, Raj Bagh, Sadder, Nowgam, Shaheed Gunj, Karan Nagar, Shergarhi and Parimpora. Curfew was also relaxed in Soura, Lal Bazar and Nigeen police stations' jurisdiction. During the relaxation hours no untoward incident was reported, markets remained open and traffic was normal on roads.
Situation remained peaceful in Srinagar, Pulwama, Kulgam, Ganderbal, Bandipore, Kupwara, Baramulla, however 5 incidents of stone pelting was reported from Budgam, Anantnag, Shopian and Sopore. These incidents were reported from Hyderpora in Budgam, Salli in Anantnag, Wathu, Gonapora in Shopian and Gulabad in Sopore.
As per a statement issued by Zonal Police Headquarters the situation across the Kashmir valley remained under control and no other untoward incident was reported. The movement of traffic on national highway and other roads remained normal.