Two more protesters killed in firing by security forces in Aripanthan, Budgam district as death toll in the ongoing unrest in Kashmir rises to 65.
UPDATE: One more protester killed in firing by security forces, death toll of J&K protests rises to 65.
— ANI (@ANI_news) August 16, 2016
Curfew and separatist shutdown continued in Kashmir on Tuesday for the 39th consecutive day.
Police said curfew and restrictions will continue in all the 10 district headquarters of the Valley.
Separatists have already extended their protest shutdown to August 18.
All educational institutions, shops, public transport and other businesses have remained shut since July 9, a day after Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was killed.
However, banks, post offices, and government offices have been functioning during this period.