Braid-chopping: Protests rock Srinagar areas 2 fresh incidents reported in city



    Srinagar: Reports said that protesters, mostly women, took to streets in both the areas to protest the unabated cases of braid-chopping.

    They said that women held a demonstration in Khanyar after a woman’s braid was mysteriously cut in Kaw Mohalla area.

    The protesters blocked the road to demand arrest of the culprits.

    Meanwhile, reports from Bemina said that two alleged braid-choppers were nabbed by the residents.

    Quoting locals, a report said that two persons, believed to be braid choppers, were nabbed along with arms.

    As the news spread, people took to streets and staged protests.