Political events, together with the Folks’s Democratic Get together and Congress, held protest demonstrations at their respective headquarters in Srinagar lashing out on the Centre for its ‘anti-people’ insurance policies throughout the nation, particularly in J&Ok.
Companies in most elements of the Valley had been useful and public transport though skinny remained accessible all through the day. The police and paramilitary forces remained deployed in most elements of Srinagar and senior officers had been seen touring the town all through the day.
A number of the shopkeepers in Lal Chowk complained that they had been directed to maintain their retailers open on today. “Normalcy is a mirage right here. We dwell in perpetual uncertainty and worry,” mentioned a shopkeeper on situation of anonymity.
PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti mentioned BJP will end off the Structure and the foundations of secularism on which the nation stands. “They will make this a non secular nation. They are going to change the Tiranga, which you might be hoisting proudly, and herald a saffron flag,” mentioned Mufti throughout a protest.