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The most busiest bridges, Amira Kadal, deserted on Republic Day, due to shutdown call by pro-freedom leaders and strict restrictions by the government. By News Desk Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir People in Kashmir valley remained indoors on the 64th Republic day on Saturday owing to a strike called by separatists, gazzetted holiday and restrictions by government in some parts of the summer capital. What has become a norm on such events, all mobile and internet services were suspended across valley during the celebration functions of Republic Day in Kashmir. However, the service providers once again failed to communicate information about jamming

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Text by Muheet ul Islam, Photographs by Shahid Tantray Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir The security apparatus in the Indian-controlled Kashmir has been beefed up and the authorities sounded caution for any untoward incident, two days ahead of Indian Republic day on Jan. 26. The local policemen and troopers of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were seen checking vehicles, frisking pedestrians in Srinagar and other adjoint areas. The policemen are checking vehicles for explosives using metal detectors. The venue for the state celebrations on the republic day, Bakshi Stadium, has been cordoned by the police and paramilitary forces. Also, spotted in the