Police arrest 52 more persons; say situation remained peaceful

Srinagar: According to a statement issued by the Zonal Police Headquarters Kashmir, the situation across Kashmir remained peaceful today. “There was no curfew anywhere in the valley and there was no report of any untoward incident from anywhere,” the statement said adding adequate deployment was made in sensitive areas.

“Today also some Muharram processions were taken out in Budgam and Srinagar,” it said.

According to the statement the roads witnessed constant increase in traffic in Srinagar city as well as in the towns across the valley. “Shops were open and a large number of vendors were on the streets,” it said.

The statement said that in the drive launched by the police to nab the miscreants and the persons involved in disruption of normal activities, 52 more such persons were arrested, during the past 24 hours.

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