Old city areas to remain under curfew
SHABIR IBN YUSUF
Srinagar, Dec 2: The curfew imposed in parts of old city in view of clashes between the two groups would continue Monday, police said.
The authorities had re-imposed curfew in Hawal, Gojwara, Alamgari Bazar and Zadibal Saturday afternoon after two groups of youth clashed with each other.
Police said that situation remained peaceful in Srinagar including the areas where curfew remained imposed. “No untoward incident was reported from any place,” a police spokesman said.
Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Srinagar, Syed Aashiq Hussain Bukhari told Greater Kashmir that restrictions would continue in these areas on Monday.
In Hawal, Gojwara, Alamgari Bazar and Zadibal heavy contingents of police and paramilitary CRPF were deployed to thwart any law and order problem. The police and CRPF had laid concertina wires and erected barricades at road and junctions to stop the movement of people and vehicular traffic in these areas. Armored vehicles were also seen at road junctions.
A police spokesman Sunday evening said that in view of law and order situation and to avoid breach of peace and tranquility besides damage to life and property, restrictions have been imposed under Section 144 Cr PC on the movement of public and transport in the jurisdiction of police stations Zadibal and Nowhatta till further orders.
Lastupdate on : Sun, 2 Dec 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Sun, 2 Dec 2012 18:30:00 GMT
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