Train services suspended across Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Train service was suspended on Monday for security reasons in the Kashmir valley in view of the situation after the killing of terrorist commander Zakir Musa.

Zakir Musa, founder of Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind outfit, was killed by the security forces after an encounter on Friday in Dadsara village of Tral, Pulwama district.

An official said that the train service has been suspended following an advisory received on Thursday night from the police.

Therefore, he said, no train will run on Budgam-Srinagar-Anantnag-Qazigund in south Kashmir to Banihal in Jammu region. Similarly, trains will also not run on Srinagar-Budgam and Baramulla in north Kashmir, an official said.

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