Amarnath Yatra resumes amidst tension in Kashmir valley

| Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 14:07
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Amarnath Yatra, Jammu and Kashmir, Hizbul, Burhan Wani, Protest, Curfew, pilgrims

Jammu/Srinagar: Amarnath Yatra resumed in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday amidst tension following the encounter of top Hizbul commander Burhan Wani. 
The yatra was suspended temporarily on Saturday in view of the violence in the state. The pilgrims were accommodated at various community halls, temples and shrines by the government. 
Meanwhile, curfew has been imposed in all 10 districts of the state to maintain law and order situation. 
The death toll has climbed to 16, while about 200 have been injured in clashes, including security personnel.

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