Afzal Guru hanged
SRINAGAR: The entire Kashmir valley has been placed under strict curfew in the wake of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru in the wee hours of Saturday.
The authorities in Srinagar and other major towns of the valley announced through loudspeakers to remain indoors after the Fajr Nimaz. Heavy deployment of para-military and police was placed in the sensitive areas of Maisuma locality in uptown besides areas in downtown, reports said.
The authorities have also closed the Srinagar-Jammu national highway for the day to avert any trouble. Large number of para-military personnel have deployed outside the houses of the separatist leaders to prevent them from coming out on the streets to instigate trouble in the valley, the reports said.