After the death of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the ban on gathering in most parts of the Kashmir Valley continues today. At the same time, the mobile internet service was shut down again on Saturday morning.
This information has been shared by the authorities. However, internet service was restored last night. Geelani died at his residence on Wednesday night after a long illness. After his death, sanctions were imposed in the Kashmir Valley as a precaution. Gatherings have been banned in most parts of the valley, but traffic has also been relaxed in some parts, officials said.
Restrictions continue in the old area of Srinagar and Hyderpura. Geelani was a resident of Hyderpura. He said that the roads leading to Geelani’s residence in Hyderpura area were closed and barricades had been set up to stop the flow of people.