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By Xinhua | Srinagar Life across Muslim majority areas of Indian-controlled Kashmir remained affected for the second straight day on Tuesday due to protests and shutdown over the death of a Kashmiri student in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Mudasir Ahmed Malla, pursuing PhD at the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU) in Hyderabad, was found hanging from the ceiling in his hostel room Saturday evening. Clashes broke out between agitating youth and contingents of police and India’s paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in a few localities of Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian- controlled Kashmir. Police

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By News Desk | Photographs by Shahid Tanray Amid stringent restrictions in Pulwama, complete shutdown was observed across Kashmir while private vehicles including Sumos and Mini buses were seen plying in and around city areas. The shut down call had been given by the Mutahida Majlis e Mashavrat in protest against the death of a Kashmiri student in Hyderabad. Incidents of protests and stone pelting were reported from across length and breadth of valley with police and paramilitary forces resorting to tear gas shelling and lathi charge to disperse angry crowds. According to a police spokesman some minor incidents of

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By News Desk Expressing deep grief at the death of a young scholar Mudasir Ahmad in Hyderabad the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for a thorough and transparent investigation into his death. In a statement issued today the PDP President Mehbooba Mufti said the death of Mudasir was a terrible blow to his family and it was shocking that a bright boy who was pursuing higher studies had lost his life in circumstances which called for thorough investigation. She conveyed her condolences to the family and said she realized that no words could provide comfort to them in this