Old Srinagar continues to be under stringent restrictions

March 9th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI  

Srinagar, Mar. 9 (ANI): For the third consecutive day, the stringent restrictions retained on the movement of people in the wake of protests over the killing of a youth in firing last week. Official sources said thousands of police and paramilitary force personnel have been deployed in the areas falling under 15 police stations of interior city to implement prohibitory orders promulgated by the authorities to maintain law and order. Due to the restrictions imposed by the administration on Saturday, all shops and business establishments, banks, government offices and semi-government institutions remained closed in old city on Monday. (ANI)

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