SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown is being observed in Indian occupied Kashmir today after three youth were martyred by Indian troops in Chattabal area of Srinagar and another was crushed to death by an army vehicle in Noorbagh area of the city.
According to the Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the call for the strike was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.
The troops had martyred the three youth during a violent cordon and search operation in Chattabal area of Srinagar. The fourth, identified as Aadil Ahmed, was killed when a vehicle of Indian forces deliberately ran him over at Noorbagh in Srinagar.
Indian occupying forces have imposed restrictions in various areas of Srinagar including Maharaj Gunj, Safa Kadal, Nowhatta, Khanyar, Rainawari and Kralkhud to prevent the anti-India protests.
The authorities also continue to disrupt internet services in Srinagar and other parts of the territory.
Meanwhile, Indian troops launched a cordon and search operation in Zainapora area of Shopian district today.