Trade bodies call bandh tomorrow against attacks on Kashmiris

Trade bodies call bandh tomorrow against attacks on Kashmiris

The bandh call was issued by the Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Forum, Kashmir Economic Alliance and other trade bodies of the valley.

Several trade bodies have called for Kashmir bandh on Sunday as a mark of protest against attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and other parts of India.

The bandh call was issued by the Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Forum, Kashmir Economic Alliance and other trade bodies of the valley.

Earlier, traders lowered their shutters on Saturday in Lal Chowk and adjoining markets as a mark of protest against attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and outside.

Witnesses said that the shopkeepers downed their shutters at 3 pm following a shutdown call issued by all trade bodies of the valley.

The traders also took out a protest march to condemn the attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and outside.

The protesters demanded the safety of Kashmiri traders and students which are being harassed outside the valley.