| Srinagar |
November 1, 2020 6:32:59 am
Following a name by separatist conglomerate Hurriyat Convention, the Kashmir valley on Saturday noticed a whole shutdown towards the brand new land legal guidelines permitting any Indian citizen to buy land in Jammu and Kashmir.
In Srinagar, all enterprise institutions remained closed, attendance in authorities places of work was skinny with public transport off the roads and few non-public autos on the roads.
Shutdown was additionally noticed in all the main cities of North Kashmir, together with Sopore, Baramulla, Kupwara, Handwara and Bandipore. Whereas a lot of the enterprise institutions remained closed, fewer autos plied on the roads. A whole shutdown was additionally noticed within the cities of South Kashmir, together with Shopian, Kulgam, Anantnag, Pulwama and Pampore the place outlets remained shut and public transport was off the roads.
This was the primary shutdown name by separatists since August 5 final 12 months when the Centre determined to scrap J&Okay’s particular standing and bifurcate it into Union territories.
The brand new land legal guidelines have triggered fears that the Centre desires to vary the demography of the erstwhile state. The amendments have triggered anger within the valley with events throughout the spectrum, besides BJP, vowing to struggle towards the brand new legal guidelines.
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