Kashmir: Curfew imposed in Pulwama
By Saleem Iqbal Qadri, Srinagar, Feb 1 : Local administration early Saturday imposed a curfew at Pulwama district in South Kashmir.
Locals claimed that they were not being allowed to come out of their homes.
They added that the Jammu and Kashmir Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel on Saturday morning announced curfew through loudspeakers and asked people not to come out of their homes.
They said that additional forces were also deployed.
Police sources said that fearing apprehensions of protests over the killing of a local militant Friday evening, they had to impose curfew.
Pertinently, on Friday evening a militant was killed in an encounter in Keungen area of Pulwama.
He has been identified as Aijaz Ahmad from Chursoo, Awantipora.
--IBNS (Posted on 01-02-2014)
Share this Post:
Information on States of India:
Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal
INDIA REGIONAL MAPS:
Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |
MORE MAPS OF INDIA:
INDIA CITY MAPS:
KERALA TRAVEL MAPS: