Kashmir: There have been dozens of advertisements in newspapers and newspaper classifieds since last few days in which people have announced cancellation of the ceremonies or invitations due to the stir going on the valley since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani .
Kashmir Valley is on the boil since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani. The clashes between security forces and locals have claimed more than 30 lives so far and injured hundreds of others. Apart from this, many risk losing their eyesight to the excessive use of pellet guns by security forces.
Amidst all this violence and unrest, there is another gloomy picture from the Valley reflected through the classified pages of news dailies. The current post-Ramadan season usually witnesses a large number of wedding ceremonies in the Valley, but hundreds of them have been cancelled because of the on-going situation.
There have been dozens of advertisements in Kashmiri newspapers over the last few days in which people have pronounced cancellation of the ceremonies or invitations in order to either observe it in a simpler manner or conduct it on a later date.