JRL calls for Valley-wide shutdown today, tomorrow


Srinagar, Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprised of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik Sunday called for complete shutdown in Kashmir Valley for today and tomorrow to mourn the militant killings in south Kashmir.

The JRL asked people to suspend business and other activities and offer funeral prayers in absentia at 4 pm across Kashmir valley.

Mirwaiz confirmed the JRL call while talking to Kashmir life.

At least eight militants, including top commanders, were killed in separate gunfights in Islamabad and Shopian districts.