Srinagar: A complete shutdown is being observed on Saturday after Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) called to observe 26 January as Black Day.
As per reports, all shops and business establishments are closed across Kashmir while as the traffic is also off the roads.
Meanwhile to strengthen the security measures on Republic Day authorities on Saturday suspended the internet services in Kashmir.
As per official reports, the mobile internet services were also suspended including BSNL which is run by the state.
The suspension internet services on such occasions has become part of the preparation for the smooth ending of the programs in Kashmir.
Pertinent to mention that in the past days there has been a series of grenade attacks by the suspected militants followed by eight grenade attacks on 25 January.