Srinagar: Reacting over the closure of the Srinagar-Jammu highway and suspension of train services for the Amarnath Yatra, Shah Faesal has said that pilgrims are welcome to the ‘land of Shiva’ however the ‘curfew must end’.
In a tweet, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir Poeple’s Movement said:
First time in last 30 years SXR-JMU NH was closed to civilian traffic during elections.
Now closed again for Yatra.
Those signing orders to stop movement of locals must remembr that there wl b a day of reckoning.
We welcome Yatris to land of Shiva.
But this curfew must end.
— Shah Faesal (@shahfaesal) July 3, 2019
On Tuesday, the Northern Railways decided to suspend train services between Qazigund and Banihal from 10 am to 3 pm, starting July 3 till completion of ongoing Amarnath Yatra.