R-Day: Full Dress Rehearsal and Heightened Security

A full dress rehearsal for R-day parade was held at Sher-i-Kashmir stadium in Srinagar. Photo: Aman Farooq/ GK
A similar rehearsal was held in Jammu division at Moulana Azad (M.A) stadium. Photo: Mir Imran/ GK
The Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) were strictly followed by the participants. Photo: Mir Imran/ GK
A cop is seen frisking a pedestrian as the security has been beefed up in Kashmir ahead of 26th January. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Random barricades were set up at many places in the valley for search operations of vehicles and commuters. Photo: Mubashir Khan/ GK
Artists were seen practicing their dance plays at Sher-i-Kashmir stadium in Srinagar. Photo: Aman Farooq/ GK
Amid freezing conditions, the full dress rehearsal was held in Srinagar. Photo: Aman Farooq/ GK
The police, assisted by paramilitary forces, carried out the searches in the Lal Chowk, Court Road and all other adjoining areas. Photo: Aman Farooq/ GK
Random checking of vehicles and frisking of passengers were being carried out at several places, the officials said. Photo: Aman Farooq/ GK