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A complete shutdown was observed on Saturday in Maisuma – popularly known as Kashmir’s Gaza strip, and its adjacent areas in the summer capital Srinagar against the alleged police excesses. The call for shutdown was given by the traders’ bodies of the area. All the shops in Gawkadal, Madina Chowk and Red Cross Road remained closed while authorities had deployed large contingent of police and paramilitary forces to thwart any kind of protest. Traders Association Gawkadal had alleged police of desecrating Islamic books and also damaging the merchandises of shopkeepers following the protest in the area against the Israeli airstrikes

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After the police in Indian-Controlled Jammu and Kashmir didn’t let the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) team led by its Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik to distribute the relief to the earthquake affected families of Doda, the youth in Maisuma (JKLF Headquarters) clashed with the police on Thursday. A Police statement issued here said that four policemen were injured in Maisuma area here in stone throwing incidents. Meanwhile, the JKLF Chairman in a press conference [Read full story here] has called for a strike on June 25 when the Prime Minister of India is visiting the Valley and urged people to