Day 3: Shopian shuts against militant killings

SHOWKAT DAR
Shopian, Publish Date: Oct 13 2017 12:28AM | Updated Date: Oct 13 2017 12:28AM
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A complete shutdown was observed in Shopian district on the third consecutive day against the killing of three militants in a gunfight. 

All business establishments including shops were closed in the town while as the passenger traffic was off the roads. However thin movement of private vehicle was seen on the roads. Three Hizb militants including Zahid Mir of Ganapora, Asif Ahmad of Kathawhalan and Irfan Ganai of Heff shirmal, were killed in Gatipora on Monday 9th October in gunfight triggering protests in many areas amid shutdown.