Shutdown called by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) and restrictions imposed by the authorities affected life in Kashmir valley on Tuesday.
JRL has called for a complete shutdown today to protest the “illegal and revengeful arrest” of Hurriyat leaders by the National Investigation Agency.
Reports of shutdown were also received from other district headquarters of the Valley.
Movement of public transport was also affected by the strike call.
Restrictions are in place in areas falling under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta, MR Gunj, Rainawari, Khanyar and Safakadal police stations in Downtown Srinagar.