In Frames: R-Day Celebrated Amid High Security in Kashmir

LG’s advisor Baseer Ahmed Khan said that with Centre’s support, J&K was on a new path of development. “We will leave no stone unturned to ensure peaceful and progressive J&K,” he said. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Braving chilly weather conditions, contingents of police and other security forces took part in the parade after Khan was given the guard of honour. Photo: Mubashir Khan/GK
Suspension of mobile phone and Internet services on R-Day and I-Day has been part of the security drill in the valley since 2005. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Roads leading to Sher-i-Kashmir Cricket stadium were blocked by armored trucks with forces standing guard at various intersections and road links on Tuesday. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
J&K LG Manoj Sinha on Tuesday counted successful and violence-free DDC polls as one of the biggest achievements of the administration during his Republic-Day address in Jammu.
Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
LG Manoj Sinha said, “I bow down to the bravery of police personnel and security forces working day and night to create a conducive atmosphere.” Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Security forces were deployed in strength across the city while security barricades were erected along the routes leading to the stadium. Photo: Mubashir Khan/GK