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Shutdown continue for 12th day in Valley

At least 45 people have been killed in violence that began after a Hizbul commander was killed

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Publish Date: Jul 19 2016 11:51AM | Updated Date: Jul 19 2016 11:51AM

Shutdown continue for 12th day in Valley

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Authorities have imposed curfew in the Valley for the 12th day on Tuesday.

 
Separatists extended the protest shutdown for another three days in Jammu and Kashmir.
 
Two protesters were killed on Monday when a violent mob attacked an army patrol in Anantnag district.
 
Police said four other persons were injured in the firing incident.
 
At least 45 people have been killed in violence that began in the Valley after a Hizbul commander was killed along with two of his associates in a gunfight with the security forces on July 7.
 
State government have snapped all mobile Internet connectivity and also suspended calling facility on mobile phones across the Valley.
 
Partial mobile phone connectivity is available to subscribers on post paid mobile phones provided by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL).
 
Since last three days, no vernacular or English language newspaper has been published in the Valley.