Day 2: Pulwama remains shut

Many areas in this south Kashmir district observed a shutdown for a second running  day on Sunday to mourn the recent killings of militants in the area.

Witnesses said shutdown was observed in Pulwama, Awantipora and adjoining villages.

Four militants were killed in two separate armed encounters in Pulwama and Baramulla districts on Saturday. All were natives of Pulwama district. Shops and other business establishments remain closed in these areas while as public transport was off the roads to mourn the militant killings.