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IIOJK authorities impose curfew in Srinagar

August 3, 2020 | | Share:

Srinagar, August 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities, today, imposed a curfew in Srinagar with immediate effect. The authorities claimed that protests had been planned against the repeal of Kashmir’s special status and divide it into two union territories by the Indian government on August 5, 2019, the first anniversary of which falls on August 5.

Monday’s order, issued by District Magistrate of Srinagar, Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, said that there would be complete restrictions on movement of the public within the territorial limits of the district. “The restrictions shall come into force with immediate effect and shall remain in force on 4th and 5th August 2020,” the order said.

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