Sopore remains shut for second day over local militant’s killing
Sopore: Sopore is observing shutdown for second consecutive day today over killing of a local militant on Thursday in a gunbattle with government forces.
All shops and other business establishments are closed while public transport is off the roads.
Educational institutions in Sopore division are shut as well as a precautionary measures.
A local militants Naseer Ahmad Teli of Gulabad Sopore was killed in a brief shootout with the government forces on Thursday .
Teli was buried at his Graveyard Chinkipora aimd clashes.
Forces have been deployed in strength at many places in the town, including Main chowk, tehsil road, Arampora and Chanakhan to prevent any protests.