SRINAGAR: Strict restrictions on public and vehicular movement have been imposed in the Srinagar district following the killing of a Zoonimar resident in CRPF firing.
The deputy commissioner for Srinagar, Baseer Ahmad Khan, issued the order late this evening to bar the movement of vehicles and pedestrians on Thursday.
In view of the law and order situation and to avoid breach of peace and tranquility and damage to life and property, and in exercise of the powers vested to District Magistrate under Section 144 CrPC, strict restrictions have been imposed on the movement of public and transport in the entire district Srinagar from midnight of March 13 till further orders, the order said.
The senior superintendent of police (SSP) for Srinagar had been directed to implement the order in letter and spirit, it said.
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