Srinagar, February 21(KMW): Trade bodies in Srinagar on Thursday have stated that they have decided to shut their businesses in commercial hub of Lal Chowk and adjacent areas from 3:30 pm tomorrow as a mark of protest against attacks on people of Kashmiri origin outside Jammu and Kashmir.
Traders bodies stated to Kashmir Media Watch that the decision was taken in a joint meeting today to protests attacks on Kashmiri traders, students and employees outside the state.
They said the traders have been asked to assemble at Lal Chowk after closing their businesses.
As a matter of fact, traders had shut their businesses at 3 pm last Saturday to protest attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu.
Recently after the Pulwama attack, people of Kashmiri origin are being attacked and harassed in Jammu and other states.