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Life comes to STANDSTILL in Kashmir

Curfew-like restrictions were imposed in Kashmir on Thursday, September 2, following the death of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, who spearheaded the separatist movement in Jammu and Kashmir for over three decades.

Please click on the images below for a better look.

IMAGE: A view of a deserted street in Srinagar following restrictions imposed following Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s death. All Photographs: Umar Ganie for Rediff.com

 

IMAGE: Selling fruits on lonely streets.

 

IMAGE: Women and children walk a deserted street.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel patrol a blocked road.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel at a barricaded road.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel man the deserted streets.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel stop vehicles on a blocked road.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel stops a biker.

 

IMAGE: Tight security in Kashmir.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel on patrol.

 

IMAGE: Security personnel stop vehicles for a security check.

 

IMAGE: A security blockade on a deserted road.

 

Photographs curated by Manisha Kotian/Rediff.com
Feature Presentation: Aslam Hunani/Rediff.com


 

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