The protests against the implementation of National Food Security Act (NFSA) continue to rock the Valley on the third consecutive day to press the state administration for the rollback of act. A complete shutdown is being observed in Uri town and its adjoining areas on Thursday against the implementation of the act. Eye-witnesses told KNS that all the shops and other business establishments are closed while traffic movement is very thin on the roads due to the shutdown observed by people. The locals told KNS that a rally was also taken out in the town in which traders also took part. The protesters were demanding the revocation of Food Security Act which was implemented by the state administration in the state on February 15.
2015 Kashmir Despatch