ASHURA TODAY – Greater Kashmir


Ashura processions would also be taken out in Baarji Harwan, Bemina, Gund Khwaja Qasim, Mirgund, Hanjiveera, Balhama, Panear, Tral, Divsar Kulgam, Sofipora Pahalgam, Chattergul, Achabal, Dangerpora, Sonawari, and scores of other places.

In central Kashmir’s Budgam district, Ashura processions would be taken out from Gazi Manzil to Imam Bargah Yousufabad, Magam, Iskinderpora Beerwah, and Sonpah.

The biggest procession was taken out from Mirgund to Imam Bargah Budgam.

Ashura processions would also be taken out in Ladakh’s remote Turtuk, Partappora, and Chushut.

On Sunday, severe restrictions were put in place in some parts of Srinagar to stop the Muharram processions.

Police detained several Shia mourners at various places.

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