Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership has called for a day long shutdown for Sunday against the killing of a civilian in Batmaloo area of Srinagar.
A civilian, identified as Sajjad Hussain Sheikh, was killed after Border Security Force (BSF) personnel opened fire in Batmaloo apparently in panic after seeing a group of youth assembled there.
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