Kulgam shuts for second day against killings

Srinagar, September 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Kulgam district, today, for the second consecutive day against the killing of two youth by Indian troops at Khudwani, yesterday.

The two youth, Dawood Ahmad Ilahi and Sayar Ahmad Wani, were martyred by troops during a siege and search operation in the district.

All shops and business establishments were closed while traffic remained off the road in Kulgam, Qaimoh, Yaripora, Devsar and Damhal Hanjipora areas.

Meanwhile, Kashmir Editors Guild, today, expressed serious concern over the continued detention of freelance photographer Kamran Yousuf. The journalist body in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the Delhi-based National Investigation Agency had arrested Kamran Yousuf without in violation of legal norms prevalent in a democratic set-up.

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